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Lloydena Grimes Nominations
Congratulations to Rhawnie (Nelson) Hilchey '05, the recipient of the 2013 Lloydena V. Grimes Award for Nursing Excellence. Rhawnie will be recognized as this year's recipient at the Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing Alumni Celebration on May 4, 2013.
Nominations for this prestigious award are closed. Nominations for the 2014 award will open in the fall of 2013.
Purpose: To recognize a professional nurse who exemplifies nursing excellence, in honor of Lloydena Grimes, a nursing leader in the State of Oregon and Director of Good Samaritan Hospital and Medical Center School of Nursing for 30 years.
Eligibility Criteria: The individual nominated must be a registered nurse and baccalaureat alumna/us of Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing or associate alumna/us of Good Samaritan Hospital and Medical Center School of Nursing.
1991 Patricia Hough
1992 Carol (McEwen) Lawson
1993 Shari (Friesen) Pfeiffer '72
1994 Shirley (Bowers) Tighe '60
1995 Patricia (Williams) Leonard '45
1996 Dorothy Davy '57
1997 Muriel (Cherry) Brainard '53
1998 Wilma Pope '56
1999 Jackie Mason '53
2000 Alicia (Lang) Swindel '48
2001 Diane (Hall) McLean '68
2002 Sharon Fassett '71
2003 Ngozi Nkongho '69
2004 Tammy (Lanning) Schuman '84
2005 Col. Carol McCleary '55
2006 Marni (Shrode) Allen '96
2007 Myrna (Buoy) Butler '63
2008 Dr. Beverly (Baggenstos) Epeneter '68
2009 Marcie (Hilts) Gowan '77
2010 Patrick Roden '85
2011 Dr. Nancy Rollins Gantz '73
2012 Jane (Lemieux) Carpenter '75
2013 Rhawnie (Nelson) Hilchey '05
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