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50th Reunion Scrapbook

Mary Lynne Settles Andrus

Mary Lynn Settles Andrus

What have you been doing since graduation?

Living in Costa Rica for 3 years. Before moving here, we lived in Gainesville, GA for 15 years. I am a Registered Nurse -- worked at Pennock Hospital, Mary Free Bed Hospital, Northeast Georgia Healthceare System, Centers for Disease Control, and, finally, for my own consulting company, Surveillance Solutions, retiring in 2012.

Mary Lynn and Charlie Andrus

Tell us about yourself.

Married to Charlie Andrus. We have 4 children and 7 grandchildren spread out all over the country.


What do you end up doing in your spare time?

I'm a bit of a political junkie. I like books and movies.

What did you want to be in High School?

I wanted to be an architect, but my counselor convinced me that it was not an appropriate career for a female. How times have changed!

Have you been honored for anything? Explain.

Sure. Honors from CDC and APIC - my professional organization.

What is on your Bucket List?

Hardly anything left!