Joanne is the founder and CEO of Creative Medical Devices, LLC. She is the creator of two patient care products. The Ankle Cradle is patented and the SecureGlide IV line holder is patent-pending. She is also working on an additional product for use in operating rooms. Her goal is designing innovations that solve common problems in patient care. Joanne’s career has included entrepreneur, US Army officer (honorable discharge), and Registered Nurse. She is able to combine those experiences to imagine & create workable solutions to the problems she sees. She is then able to pull together and lead a broad set of people to help her realize her vision and bring it to market.