Employee Wellness

Access health resources and information that will help you in your wellness.

Contact Information

Physical Address:
6400 Uptown Blvd. NE, Ste. 200E Map

Phone: (505)889-4895

Email: employee.wellness@aps.edu

Full staff listing

APS Employee Wellness encourages an environment that promotes a culture of positive health behaviors. Through opportunities for educational and fitness programming, healthy lifelong behaviors and decreasing health risks, we strive to incorporate health and wellness into the focus of the district.

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APS Employees: Click HERE to access the Intranet for additional supports and information just for you!

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The mission of the CrossFit Foundation is to improve health and fitness through education, research, philanthropy, and advocacy.” –Glassman

* Coming Soon: CrossFit Albuquerque, an affiliate

*Interested in being a lead instructor of CrossFit at your school/location for colleagues and students? Let me know,

Community Partners

Are you interested in participating as a community partner to support our APS Employees with health and wellness? Join others (Indi Yoga, Por Vida Therapeutics, Mindful Center, Heart Center Yoga, Crunch Fitness, Cantina Crossfit,...) in supporting our work, our passions, and our health by having discounts, leading seminars, and partnering with our Employee Wellness Coordinator to provide opportunities. Your information will be displayed through our intranet portal.

Employee Wellness Coordinator, Melani Buchanan Farmer, PhD

Brief Bio

  • APS Employee Wellness (current)
  • NMHU/UNM Adjunct Professor, School of Education (current)
  • Director Running 505, Youth Wellness Non-Profit (current)
  • APS/LCE Resource Teacher, ESL/Bilingual Programs
  • APS Classroom Teacher, Primary Grades, ESL/Bilingual/Dual
  • When possible: Opt to spend time in our beautiful outdoors!







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