Jena West, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator for Victoria County
She is responsible for preparing, preventing and responding to potential natural and man-made public health emergencies through planning, development and staff training. She was born in Missouri City, Texas and moved to Victoria after attending Galveston College to complete her B.S. in Criminal Justice while furthering her collegiate softball career at the University of Houston-Victoria. She also received her Master’s degree in Criminal Justice and Homeland and International Security from the University of Houston-Victoria. She is excited about the opportunity to aid the community in any way she can and looks forward to making Victoria County as well as the City of Victoria a great, safe place to live.