Sessions Office Position District Party
1999 Representative 146 Republican
2000 Representative 146 Republican
2001 Representative 146 Republican
2002 Representative 146 Republican
2003 Representative 146 Republican
2004 Representative 146 Republican
Counties Montgomery


07/01/1948 -

DAILEY, Mary Ann R., a Representative from Montgomery County; born on July 1, 1948 in Charleroi, Washington County, Pa.; graduated, Monessen High School, 1966; graduated, Presbyterian University Hospital School of Nursing, 1969; B.S.N., University of State of New York; M.S.N., Burns, Emergency and Trauma Nursing, Widener University, 1988; Ph.D., nursing education, Widener University, 1992; emergency staff nurse and supervisor (1981-1992); adjunct professor, Reading Area Community College (1988); assistant professor, Alvernia College (1988-1989); school nurse (1989-1992); adjunct professor, Alveria College (1992); faculty liason, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center (1992-1993); elected, commissioner, Lower Pottsgrove (1993); assistant professor, Cedar Crest College (1993-1999); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1999, 2001, and 2003 terms; appointed, Select Committee Investigating the Integration of Human Rights Standards in Pennsylvania Laws and Policies (2002, 2004); not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 2005 term; chair and associate professor, Nursing Department, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; associate professor, Nursing Department, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania; professor emerita, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (2018-present).


Dailey, Mary Ann. (1989)  Patient care guidelines:  Carbon monoxide poisoning.  Journal of Emergency Nursing, 15(2), 120-123.

Dailey, Mary Ann.  (1992)  Developing case studies.  Nurse Educator, 17(3), 8-11.

Dailey, Mary Ann.  (1992)  The lived experience of being an RN/BSN student enrolled in the Regents College nursing program: A phenomenological  study. (Doctorate dissertation, Widener University, 1992)  Dissertation Abstracts International, 53,12B.

Dailey, Mary Ann.  (1994)  Taking an alternative path to your BSN.  Nursing, 24(2), 84, 86-88.

Dailey, Mary Ann.  (1994)  The lived experience of nurses enrolled in Regents College nursing program. Journal of Professional Nursing, 10(4), 244-254.
Dailey, Mary Ann.  (2001)  Perspectives in leadership.  Legislative perspective: Nursing and politics.  Nursing Spectrum - Philadelphia Tri-State Edition, 10(5), 7.

Dailey, Mary Ann.  (2008)  Mastering the art of politics.  Pennsylvania Nurse, 63(3), 4-7.
Dailey, Mary Ann.  (2008)  Those who served: Nurses in the PA House of Representatives.”  Pennsylvania Nurse, 63(3), 9-11.

Dailey, Mary Ann.  (2010)  Needing to be normal: The lived experience of chronically ill nursing students. International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarships, 7(1), Article 15, 1-23.

Dailey, Mary Ann.  (2011)  The fate of innocents: The foundling wheel and infant abandonment in 19th centruy Italy.  American Journal of Nursing.  111(6), 62-63, 68-69.


Archival Collections

Papers of Mary Ann R. Dailey, 1999-2003, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.

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