Meet Our Staff

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Paige Wilkins, Director

Paige has a Bachelor’s of Science in Organizational Leadership and Supervision from Purdue University in Ft. Wayne, IN. She started her career in social services at Community Action of NE Indiana(CANI) as a case manager for an in-home visitation program for parents at risk of child abuse and neglect. From there, she managed an outreach and enrollment program for the state of Indiana’s health insurance program for seven years at CANI. She was responsible for managing a staff of six, fundraising, developing and implementing outreach and enrollment activities. She expanded the program from a one county coalition to an eight county coalition and developed several best practices that have been implemented throughout the state of Indiana.

pwilkins@fwmep.edu

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Vicki Eber, Social Worker

Vicki has a BA in Psychology and Anthropology, with a minor in Religious Studies. She has a background in Complementary and Alternative Medical Therapies: Wellness Coaching, Massage Therapy, and Therapeutic Yoga Practices, with certifications and focus in Prenatal Care.

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Gena DeArmond, LPN

Gena obtained her LPN in 2006 and is currently working on her RN. She has over eight years of experience working in the OBGYN clinical care setting. During her tenure working in the clinical setting she not only assisted with providing patient care, she also taught prenatal education classes to newly expectant mothers.

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Jackie Martinez, Social Worker

Jackie has a Bachelor’s Degree from Purdue University, Ft. Wayne in Human Services. She has 10 years experience in community service through advocacy and case management. Not only does Jackie bring a depth of experience in case management she is also bilingual in Spanish.

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Betsy Edmonds, RN

Betsy graduated from Purdue University, Fort Wayne with her Bachelors of Science with a major in nursing. She is a registered nurse with 6 years of experience in an OB clinical setting. She also has experience in emergency care.