New Mexico Public Health Association

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(April 2019 – April 2020)

Co-Presidents:  Melissa Ontiveros & Joseph Hill 

Treasurer:  Ivy Cervantes

Secretary:   Katherine Woodard

President-Elect: Vacant

Representative to the Governing Council of APHA:  Lissa Knudsen

Immediate Past-President:  Brenda Alvarado 

Communications Committee Chair:  Jessica Reno

Leadership Committee Chair: Vacant

Resource Development Committee Chair: Vacant

Membership Committee Chair:  Judith Seltzer

Policy Committee Co-Chairs:  Shelley Mann-Lev & Justin Garoutte

Regional Representatives

Northwest Region:  Diana Lopez

Northeast Region:  Desiree Valdez

Metro Region:  Rufus Greene Jr.

Southeast Region:  Helen Faubion

Southwest Region:  Holly Mata

Student Representatives

NMSU Public Health Student Association:  Troy Weeldreyer

UNM Public Health Student Organization:  Gabriel Gaarden & Alexandra Villegas

Priority Area Representatives

Social Determinants of Health:  Anthony Cook

Universal Access to Health Care:  Dana Millen

Environmental Health & Justice:  Valerie Rangel


To contact the board:

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Get involved with YOUR New Mexico Public Health Association!

The NMPHA Policy Committee plans our annual Policy Forum, Contact Shelley Mann-Lev and Justin Garoutte, 
NMPHA Policy Committee co-chairs, for more information.

The NMPHA Conference Planning Committee plans our signature annual event! Contact Melissa Ontiveros & Joseph Hill, NMPHA co-presidents, for more information.

The NMPHA Communications Committee is looking for members! Help us develop outreach materials, keep our members updated about current public health issues and events, and strengthen our social media presence. Contact Jessica Reno for more information.

The NMPHA Membership Committee is looking for members! Help us with strategies for increasing and diversifying NMPHA's membership, and ideas for member incentives and benefits. Contact Judith Seltzer, NMPHA Membership chair, for more information.

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