Location: New York
Addie Crawford is a registered nurse in the state of New York. She attributes her success to having the best father that a child could have; he was a school teacher and religious man who nurtured and cared for his three children following their mother’s death. Ms. Crawford has worked in the public health industry for 65 years, first with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York and then with New York City Department of Health. She retired in 1988 as the district supervising public health nurse. Presently, she continues to conduct blood pressure tests for the elderly at least once a week.