Nancy Townes of Granbury is a retired registered nurse and former technical support representative for Medtronic. She has over 30 years of nursing experience, which included working in small county hospital and as a labor and delivery nurse. She was a clinical labor and delivery nurse instructor for Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland and has served as a volunteer for the Red Cross of San Antonio. Townes received a bachelor's degree from Baylor University. Her term will expire February 1, 2015.