Dean Hopper

New Mexico Public Education Department
School and Family Support Bureau Director
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Dean Hopper is the Bureau Chief of the Safe and Healthy Schools Bureau at the Public Education Department (PED). Mr. Hopper has been with the PED for 22 years and has been in the health education/health promotion field for 30 years including previous work in public health and prior teaching in both middle and high school.
This session will include a panel discussing best practices including: Carlyn Hancock, Deputy Director for Student Support Services, Clovis Municipal Schools; Mary Lindenmeyer, Coordinator of Counseling, Media, and Health, Gallup-McKinley County Schools; and Larry Vigil, Senior Risk Manager, Poms & Associates.