Director, Health and Wellness Unit
Colorado Department of Education
Sarah Mathew is the Director of Health and Wellness at the Colorado Department of Education. In the Office of Health and Wellness (OHW) she oversees many grant funded initiatives addressing Mental/Behavioral Health, School Health Professionals, Project AWARE, Physical Education and Activity, School Nutrition Programs, School Medicaid Programs, Traumatic Brain Injury Program, Title V Abstinence Grant Program, and the Comprehensive Health and PE Standards Implementation Program. Sarah also works in collaboration with other state agencies to implement the Healthy Kids Colorado Survey and SMART Source data collection efforts. In the past Sarah served as a Public Health Advisor with the US Dept. of Health and Human Services, and as a Coordinated School Health Specialist with the School District of Philadelphia.