Marsha Collins, PA-C, CDE, was the recipient of the 2002 Physician Assistant of the Year for the State of Iowa. Her diabetes case management program for Pella Regional is nationally recognized. She has presented this program at conferences around the country, and it has served as a prototype for diabetes case management at other facilities.
Kathleen Owens, MS, RD, LD, provides clinical expertise and resource support as a registered dietitian, trained classroom instructor and community health educator to providers and patients. Kathleen has longtime practice experience and clinical interest in diabetes for all ages. She also holds a certificate of training in adult weight management through her professional organization, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Michelle Webster, RN, CDE, diabetes educator and health partner, provides clinical expertise and acts as a resource to clients, families, schools and health care providers regarding diabetes management. Michelle is responsible for the design, implementation, facilitation and evaluation of the diabetes education programs to meet the individual and group learning needs.