2020-2021 Committees

Education Committee Chair

Jessica Borges RT(R)(VI)

Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Jessica graduated from Mayo School of Health Sciences Radiologic Technologist program in 2015. She began working in Diagnostic Radiology, and also began the IR internship offered at Mayo Clinic. She was then hired and has been working as an VI certified technologist in IR for 5 years, assisting in exams within IR, NeuroIR, and assisting the Vascular Surgeons in the OR. Jessica has also become a clinical instructor for the internship, precepts new employees, participates as the Wellness Champion, and is a member of the Commitment to Safety team in her department.

Jessica has been a member of AVIR since 2018. Since joining she started a local chapter in Jacksonville, Florida and joined the Website Committee as well as the Educational Committee and continues to help create the Directed Journal Readings for CE credits. In 2020, Jessica became the Program Chair and is planning out our virtual meeting for March 2021.

Education Committee

Josh Kramer, RT(R)(VI)(ARRT)

Clinical Applications Specialist – IGT
Clinical Services, Diagnostic Imaging and Image Guided Therapy
Philips North America

A graduate of the Charles J Tegtmeyer School of Interventional Radiology and Special Procedures at the University of Virginia in 2013, Josh has vast experience from IR, to Neuro, Cardiac Cath, to EP.  Josh was a travel technologist before joining Philips Healthcare as a Clinical Applications Specialist in 2018.  His knowledge of multiple modalities and drive to always learn has helped him be successful and his passion for teaching has helped him pass this success to other people he has crossed paths with.  He is very passionate about our profession and ensuring the security of technologists’ expert role in the lab for years to come by encouraging them to further their education and pursue credentialing.  Josh also serves on the VI Board Exam Committee with the ARRT.