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Loretta J. FUDDY

American Loretta J. FUDDY

born Loretta Jean FUDDY

Director of Hawaii's Department of Health

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on December 04, 1948 in British Columbia, Canada
Died: on December 11, 2013 in Hawaii, USA


Fuddy, grew up in Kaimuki on Oahu and graduated from Sacred Hearts Academy. She attended the University of Hawaii and Johns Hopkins University where she received degrees in sociology, social work and public health.

Fuddy had a long and distinguished career in the field of public health before being appointed by Gov. Neil Abercrombie to lead the state health department in 2011. She served as chair of the Hawaii Public Health Association, president of the Association of State & Territorial Public Health Association and treasurer and secretary of the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs.

She died in a plane crash off Molokai, Hawaii.

Source :  http://www.civilbeat.com/articles/2013/12/11/20648-hawaii-health-director-loretta-fuddy-killed-in-plane-crash-off-of-molokai/

See Also :

- Category American politician