Jessica Garza

Site Coordinator

Jessica Garza is a Site Coordinator where she collaborates with the Director of Clinical Rotations to establish clinical rotation sites for the 3rd and 4th year medical students. Furthermore, she undertakes the credentialing for all the preceptors and assists in recruiting.

Jessica is from Corpus Christi, TX. She received a Bachelor of Science, Interdisciplinary Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. She is a Certified Surgical Technologist with 19 plus years of experience in both surgical technology and education in the field.

Prior to UIWSOM, Jessica was an Assistant Professor/Program Director for the Surgical Technology Program at St. Philip’s College. During her time there, she oversaw all program aspects including the organization, administration, continuous review, planning, development, and overall effectiveness. In addition, she collaborated with the community hospitals in clinical site placement.

Jessica enjoys spending time with her son, bike riding, going to the beach and traveling.