2019 Presenters

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Dugas, Karen
Session #7

Karen Dugas (she/her/hers) is proud to serve as the current NMGSAN and Adventure OUT! program manager. She is originally from the greater Detroit/Ann Arbor, Michigan area and, since she had fallen in love with the mountains on previous visits, moved to New Mexico in 2013. Karen earned a BA in International Studies and an MPH in Public Health – Health Behavior and Health Education, and continues to learn from the world around her every single day. She has worked with a variety of public health, human service, governmental and higher learning organizations, ranging from refugee resettlement to college recruitment with youth of color to health promotion with migrant farmworkers, urban communities of color and elders. She is also the mother of two teens.