Glenda R. Kane of Corpus Christi is a board member of the Texas Institute for Health Policy Research, Texans Care for Children and Children’s Defense Fund. She is also a member of the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Board of Visitors and chair of the board’s Government Relations Committee. Additionally, she is founder of the Blanton-Davis Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and a member of the Houston Holocaust Museum Advisory Board of Directors. Kane attended Lindenwood College. Her term will expire Feb. 1, 2015.