Carma is a social worker at Robert C. Byrd Clinic where she plays a vital role in helping people navigate the health system and works tirelessly to assist local seniors as they problem solve the daily barriers of life. Carma plays a vital role as a Master Trainer in the Stanford Chronic Disease and Diabetes Self-Management Programs has been leading the way in the dissemination of diabetes self-management outreach for almost 10 years. She has developed a recruitment and referral process for community workshops that is a statewide model. She is also dedicated to the work of geriatric boards and committees to address geriatric issues on a state level. Carma contributed to the 2014 planning group as a co-founder of the Alliance.