Team information

Flower pattern design

Susan Beaulieu
Tribal Community Facilitator - Extension Center for Family Development, Brainerd Regional Office
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Emily Becher, PhD
Applied Research & Evaluation - Extension Center for Family Development, St. Paul Campus
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Jana Blomberg
Public Health Educator - St. Louis County Public Health and Human Services
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Kate Welshons Bouta, MPH, MSW
Extension Educator - Extension Center for Family Development, St. Paul Campus
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Kelly Chandler
Public Health Division Manager - Itasca County
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Jennifer Garbow, M.Ed
Extension Educator - Extension Center for Family Development, Crookston Regional Office
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Keri Hager, Pharm.D., BCACP
Associate Professor - Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Minnesota Duluth
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Noelle Harden, MS
Extension Educator - Extension Center for Family Development, Moorhead Regional Office
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Lori Hendrickson, M.Ed
Extension Educator - Extension Center for Family Development, Grand Rapids Regional Office
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Janae Hicks
Public Health Educator, Pine County Health and Human Services
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Pamela Hughes
Chemical Dependency/New Moon Program Manager - Bois Forte Health and Human Services
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Mary Jo Katras, PhD
Program Leader - Extension Center for Family Development, Family Resiliency, St. Paul Campus
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Erin J. Melz, RN, Public Health Nurse
Public Health Supervisor - Aitkin County Health and Human Services
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Briana Michels
Tribal Community Facilitator - Extension Center for Family Development, Pine County Office
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Laura Palombi, PharmD, MPH, MAT, AE-C
Assistant Professor - Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health
University of Minnesota Duluth
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Solomon Trimble
Tribal Community Facilitator - Extension Center for Family Development - Cloquet Regional Office
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Amanda Vanyo, RD, LD
Nutrition and Wellness Coordinator - Extension Center for Family Development - Eden Prairie Regional Office
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Ojibwe art on the website and project materials designed by Sarah Agaton Howes. Howes is an Anishinaabe artist and owner of the small, Native owned business Heart Berry. Heart Berry teaches cultural art classes and creates contemporary Ojibwe design and public art.