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CDE Office of Health and Wellness Staff

The Colorado education system depends on a strong, healthy relationship between students, schools, and the communities in which they're placed. The Health & Wellness Unit assists Colorado school districts in strengthening relationships among school employees, parents, and community members.

Benjie Blasé, Title V Program Manager

Michael Chevrier, Project AWARE- YMHFA Coordinator

Karina Delaney, Project AWARE Manager

Omar Estrada, Project AWARE Youth Liaison

Pamela Hitt, Healthy Schools Program Specialist

Sarah Mathew, Director

Jill Mathews, Senior Consultant - Medicaid School Health Services Program

Kathleen Patrick, Assistant Director

Phyllis Reed, Comprehensive Health and Physical Education Content Specialist

Mario Rivera, Project AWARE Program Evaluator

Janet Tyler, Brain Injury Consultant

Alejandra Venzor, Project AWARE Program Support

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Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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