Marilyn Beaton has been a nurse for over thirty years. For many of those years, she has been an Associate Professor at the Memorial University School of Nursing where she has taught basic and Post RN nursing students.
Throughout her career, Marilyn has been very active in nursing, serving on various provincial and national committees. Marilyn comes from a family tradition of nursing. Because of this tradition and other nurses she has met, Marilyn wanted to record the history, tell the stories, and preserve the strong tradition of nursing in Newfoundland and Labrador.