Director, Center for Community Health, Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Leigh Caswell is Director of the Center for Community Health, Presbyterian Healthcare Services (PHS). Responsible for the Community Health Needs Assessments and Community Health Implementation Plans, Leigh coordinates and directs initiatives, strategy, and operations that support the community health priorities of the largest non-profit health system in New Mexico. This work includes convening cross-sector partnerships and leveraging grant and private funds for greater collective impact on barriers to health in communities across the state. The Healthy Here Wellness Referral Center, Mobile Farmers’ Market, and FreshRX are a few of the current initiatives Leigh has helped developed to support PHS to promote prevention, increase health equity, and to enhance the quality and effectiveness of clinical interventions. Leigh is a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Leader as part of their first cohort. Leigh has a B.S. in Environmental Health from Colorado State University and a Masters of Public Health from the University of New Mexico.