Our Team

The NM Youth Risk & Resiliency Survey is a collaboration between more than 40,000 New Mexicans to gather and disseminate information that can improve the well-being of youth in our state. 

Leadership

Becky Kilburn

Director

Courtney FitzGerald

Associate Scientist

Anne Marlow-Geter

PED

Robyn Viera

Research Manager

Dan Green

Epidemiologist

Steering Committee

New Mexico Department of Health

Dan Green, MPH, Survey Epidemiologist, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau
Hayley Peterson, MPH, Drug Overdose Morbidity Epidemiologist , Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau
James Padilla, MS, Tobacco Epidemiologist, Tobacco Use Prevention and Control Program
James Farmer, MPH, Director, Office of School and Adolescent Health

New Mexico Public Education Department

Anne Marlow-Geter, Safe and Healthy Schools Deputy Director

University of New Mexico Division for Prevention and Population Sciences, Health Evaluation and Research Team

Rebecca Kilburn, PhD, Research Professor
Courtney FitzGerald, MSSW, LMSW, MPH, Associate Scientist III
Robyn Viera, MA, Scientific Research Manager

Albuquerque Area Southwest Tribal Epidemiology Center

Carolyn Parshall, MPH, Epidemiologist
Cynthia Garcia, CDC Public Health Associate

New Mexico Human Services Department, Behavioral Health Services Division

Karen Cheman, MPH, Prevention Operations Manager, Office of Substance Abuse Prevention

Contributors

Shane Barton, Programmer Analyst, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico
Kelly Cockrell, Web Designer, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico
Theresa Cruz, PhD, Deputy Director, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico
Nana Kwame Osei Fordjour, Ph.D.  Student, Departmental Instructor, Dept of Communication & Journalism, University of New Mexico
Kelli Ingle, Research Assistant, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico
Alysandra Jackson, Research Assistant, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico
Kelly Valdez, Population Health Capstone student, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico
James Willis, College of Population Health, Practicum Intern, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico
Jimmie Thompson, Safe & Healthy Schools Bureau, New Mexico Public Education Department
Kevin Estes, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico
Linda Peñaloza, PhD, Consultant, UNM Prevention Research Center, University of New Mexico

School Districts

We extend a huge thanks to the districts below for participating in the 2019 YRRS.

CountySchool District
BernalilloAlbuquerque Public Schools (APS)
CatronQuemado
ChavezRoswell
Hagerman
Dexter
ColfaxCimarron
Raton
Springer
CurryClovis
Texico
Grady
De BacaFt. Sumner
Doña AnaLas Cruces
Hatch
Gadsden
EddyCarlsbad
Loving
Artesia
GrantSilver City
GuadalupeSanta Rosa
HardingRoy
HidalgoLordsburg
Animas
LeaLovington
Eunice
Hobbs
Jal
Tatum
LincolnRuidoso
Carrizozo
Capitan
Los AlamosLos Alamos
LunaDeming
McKinleyGallup
MoraMora
Wagon Mound
OteroAlamogordo
Tularosa
Cloudcroft
QuayTucumcari
House
Logan
San Jon
Rio ArribaChama
Dulce
Espanola
Jemez Mounta
RooseveltPortales
Elida
Dora
SandovalBernalillo
Cuba
Jemez Valley
San JuanAztec
Farmington
Bloomfield
Central Cons
San MiguelWest Las Vegas
Pecos
Santa FeSanta Fe
Pojoaque
SierraTruth Or Consequences
SocorroSocorro
Magdalena
TaosTaos
Penasco
Questa
TorranceEstancia
Moriarty
Mountainair
SandovalRio Rancho
UnionClayton
Des Moines
ValenciaLos Lunas
Belen
CibolaGrants-Cibola
McKinleyZuni
Bernalillo, Grant, Rio Arriba, Sandoval, ValenciaState Charters
Otero, San Juan, Santa FeBIE