3 GV Alumnae Named to 2017 100 Great Iowa Nurses

March 6, 2017

The 100 Great Iowa Nurses announced that its 2017 honorees have been selected and their names have been posted online. Nurses selected for this honor represent many sectors of health care, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, and school and office nurses. These exemplary nurses are selected based on their concern for humanity, their contribution to the community and to the nursing profession, their leadership, and their mentoring. The 13th annual celebration of 100 Great Iowa Nurses will be held May 7 at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines. The 100 honorees represent 39 counties and were selected from a pool of 400 nominees.

Congratulations to the following GV alumnae:

• Sheryl (Olsthoorn ’74) Baarda
• Chris (Warnke ’95) Eckardt
• Evelyn Schnoor ’80