ASHA Treasurer Profile

Jim Farmer

Director, Office of School and Adolescent Health, NM Department of Health

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Area of Expertise/WSCC Component: Systems of Care, Community Engagement

Over the last fifteen years, I have served the adolescents of New Mexico through my work in the Office of School and Adolescent Health, providing guidance and direction for the day-to-day operations of OSAH including the clinical guidance for our school nurses, school counselors and school social workers; building youth resiliency and health literacy; and preventing adolescent suicide.