Angie Knaack is a registered nurse with a Masters of Science in Nutrition and a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist. She has 6 years working in diabetes education, 14 years working in critical care at the bedside, 3 years as a clinical educator and over 1 year in weight management. She has served in capacities as varied as working as a diabetes educator in a hospital-based diabetes program, in the field visiting different clinics as a diabetes educator with a new injectable medication, and as a registered nurse in the hospital and home health setting.
Angie's passion is to educate. She has experience presenting education on a number of topics to patients, colleagues and physicians. She has spoken for many community projects, support groups and in the hospital-based setting. Her topic of choice is diabetes. She is challenged to break down the complexities of diabetes in a way that can be easily understood. Her goal is to meet the patient where they are at and help them comprehend with small changes, so they can reach their goals.