Wendy Martinez Farmer, MS, LPC

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Email: wfarmer@ihrcorp.com

Wendy became CEO in June of 2015. She has held several leadership roles with BHL since 2005 including Mobile Crisis Director, Director of Community Services, and Chief Clinical Officer. A Licensed as a Professional Counselor with a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. she has over seventeen years of behavioral health experience in direct service and administration in both the public and private sectors. A compassionate leader with strong interpersonal, supervisory, and clinical skills, she is dedicated to responsible stewardship of public funds and consumer access to and receipt of quality behavioral health services.

As a certified NAMI Family to Family Educator, Wendy stays abreast of current legislation and advocacy initiatives and has worked diligently in multiple professional and personal capacities to encourage consumers and their families to educate themselves about behavioral health issues and the systems in place to serve them.

Educated in the Jesuit tradition of learning through service to others, her educational experience fostered a strong commitment to serving those most in need in our society and led her to public service. She remains committed to a career steeped in service and responsible stewardship and is very excited to have the opportunity to serve in a position where she can use her education and experience to foster recovery and advocate for those who often don’t have a voice in our society.

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