Tamu Nolfo

Office of Health Equity, California Department of Public Health

Tamu Nolfo is a developmental psychologist and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation fellow who integrates the latest research developments and community needs into strategies for youth and family wellness. Her expertise lies in developing culturally and linguistically appropriate programming and services. She has served as a classroom educator, direct service provider and program director as well as a program designer, coalition coordinator, technical assistance provider, evaluator and researcher. Dr. Nolfo currently serves the California Department of Public Health’s Office of Health Equity, where she has been instrumental in developing and implementing the inaugural California Statewide Plan to Promote Health and Mental Health Equity.

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