Amanda Wickman is the Program Director for the NIOSH-funded Southwest Center for Agricultural Health, Injury Prevention and Education based at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. She has been with the SW Ag Center since 2006, serving in an outreach capacity prior to moving into the Program Director role.

In her outreach role, she delivered presentations and created educational resources for agricultural, commercial fishing and forestry workers across Public Health Region 6. As the Program Director, Ms. Wickman is engaged in strategic planning, administration and evaluation. She works closely with the other NIOSH Ag Centers to conduct joint promotional events, outreach endeavors and evaluation.

Mrs. Wickman holds a bachelor’s degree in communications and a master’s degree in business administration from The University of Texas at Tyler.