Born in Shelby, NC to parents Garther and Lucille.
Graduates from the Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing in Charlotte, NC; Marries her husband, Gary Pat Malone.
Is a nurse at Heilbronn Elementary School in Germany until 1968.
Serves as a private duty nurse on behalf of the Long Branch Nurses Registry in New Jersey until 1973.
Is a staff nurse at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville, NC until 1978.
Is a quality assurance coordinator at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center until 1985.
Serves as a volunteer nurse at Westover Junior High School in Fayetteville, NC.
Serves as the president of a paramedic service in Fayetteville, NC until 1995.
Serves as the director of quality assurance at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center until 1988.
Earns a Bachelor of Science at St. Joseph’s College.
Serves as president of North Carolina Quality Assurance Profiles until 1989.
Is president of the Presbyterian Hospital School Nursing Alumni Association until 1991.
Is the director of quality assessment and risk management at Highsmith-Rainey Memorial Hospital in Fayetteville, NC.
Serves as the Director of Quality Management Operations and Patient Care Services at Lithotripter’s Inc./Prime Medical through 1998.
Is the Director of QA/RM at the Cumberland Health Department in Fayetteville, NC.
Is a safety/risk manager at the Womack Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, NC.
Is a legal nurse consultant and the owner at Cape Fear Medical-Legal Consultant LLC.
Is the Director of Nursing at the Wilson County Health Department in Wilson, NC.