2019 Presenters

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Sagbakken, May
Session #57

May Sagbakken is the Executive Director for the New Mexico Out-of-School Time Network. May has twenty years of experience as a director for local and international organizations focusing on women’s rights, violence prevention, and positive youth development. She has a Master’s Degree in Community and Regional Planning/Latin American studies from University of New Mexico, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and International Studies from University of Oregon. May has extensive experience in community collaboration and strategies for implementing community projects for change. This includes the Safe Schools Healthy Students Initiative in APS which focused on prevention of violence and substance abuse. She has worked as a Special Advisor on Women Worker’s Rights at the International Labor organization in Geneva. May is Norwegian and a proud mother of three children. She is a Certified Reflexologist, Blue belt Nia Instructor, and an Advanced Trainer in the Nurtured Heart Approach.