Denise Schmidt

Denise joined the ECET staff in August 2012. She moved to East TN from Washington, IL where she lived most of her life.


As a graduate of St. Francis Medical Center College of Nursing in Peoria, she spent her hospital career in med/surg  field, then went on to work in Internal Medicine offices where she began diabetes education and management and became certified by NCBDE. During this time she also was on the staff at U of I College of Medicine training first year medical residents on outpatient diabetes management.


Denise enjoys quilting, hiking, biking, and in her free time is a volunteer at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.