Anita has served on the PLANCTX Board in various positions over the years including Treasurer, Secretary and Vice President . She was asked to serve on the Board by Bob Ploger, founder of PLAN of North Texas when he first started mentoring the founders of PLAN of Central Texas in 1993. Anita has ties to PLAN of North Texas as her sister is a long standing member and her mother served on the Board there for many years. Anita is a retired Medical Case Manager and Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor. She has worked in many rehabilitation settings assisting those with disabilities including people who have mental illness. She advocates for those who need services in order to assist them improve their lives and maintain wellness.