Jessica Gaines, DNP, CRNA

TxANA Offices Held:

TxANA Committee Chair Positions:

TxANA Committee Positions:
Diversity & Inclusion Task Force (2021-2022)
Finance Committee (2021-2022)

Employment Type:
0.2 FTE at Ben Taub Hospital (ACT)
0.8 FTE as a nurse anesthesia didactic educator at Baylor College of Medicine

Awards and Honors:
Sigma Theta Tau (2014)
Magna Cum Laude - Texas A&M University - Accelerated Nursing Program (2014)
Agatha Hodgins, CRNA Memorial Award - Highest Scholastic Rank (2018)
Graduated with Highest Honors from Baylor College of Medicine (2018)

B.S. - Kinesiology at Southwestern University (2012)
B.S.N. - Texas A&M University - Accelerated Nursing Program - Magna Cum Laude (2014)
DNP - Baylor College of Medicine - Highest Honors & Highest Scholastic Rank (2018)



Statement of Platform:
The practice of nurse anesthesia has provided joy and fulfillment to us all. As both a clinical and didactic educator, patient safety has always been a top priority. I would like to support the promotion of safe, individualized, and accessible patient care, while advocating for future growth within our profession and association. I am a member of the Diversity and Inclusion Task Force and Finance Committee. I am eager to be engaged and believe in collaborative efforts within our association. I would be proud to serve as a Director on the Board.