Janet Shertzer has been a certified surgical technologist for 16 years. She has an extensive surgical background ranging from endovascular to transplant surgeries. Janet has been in the organ procurement organization for 6 years. She is meticulous, dedicated, and hardworking and goes the extra mile to make sure the lifesaving procedures and organs achieve their intended purpose. Janet has also been on the recipient side and has experience in Liver, Kidney, and Pancreas transplant. Janet worked at a very robust and challenging kidney transplant program, in which she also started their liver program and was appointed lead liver transplant tech.
“I once read a quote by Ann Voskamp that resonated with me and it perfectly reflects my call to serve in this industry… ‘You were made for a place where your real passion meets compassion, because there lies your real purpose’. It’s as simple and beautiful as that.”