2017 Speakers

Sandy Staplehurst
Session #25

Sandy Staplehurst has spent a majority of her adult life helping youth. She spent many years coaching youth soccer and was responsible for putting together a soccer pilot program for physical and mentally impaired youth in the Albuquerque area. She trained as a facilitator with the stigma-busting program Breaking the Silence / New Mexico in 2015 after the death of her son by suicide in 2014. She is passionate about engaging youth and educating them to help improve their lives. Her strong commitment to BTS/NM continues. She is a lead facilitator for middle and high school classroom presentations and adult community forums as well as training coordinator and trainer for BTS/NM.