Director - Janie A. Garms
Janie Garms, R.N., M.S.N., C.D.E., has been a proven leader for many years. Recently retired Director of the Diabetes Center at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, TX., she now owns Diabetes Education and Resources; a company dedicated to serving the needs of those managing diabetes. Experience as a Registered Nurse has provided her with skills from bedside nursing to team management.
Community service includes sitting on several non-profit Boards. These include, Unity of West Texas, American Diabetes Assoc. and Texas Nurses Assoc. In 2012 Janie completed Generations, a course taught by the Non-Profit Management Center in West Texas enhancing board governance skills.
Janie is an avid learner and is currently learning about some of her interests which include rocks and minerals, wild mushroom identification and astronomy.