Gallagher Confirmed As Cabinet Secretary

Gallagher Confirmed

The New Mexico State Senate voted unanimously on Wednesday, Feb. 22 to confirm Lynn Gallagher as Cabinet Secretary of the New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH). Gallagher was appointed as Secretary Designate by Governor Susana Martinez fol- lowing the passing of Secretary Retta Ward in March 2016. Prior to her appointment, Gallagher served as Deputy Secretary of NMDOH since 2013 and as General Counsel for the Aging and Long-Term Services Depart-
ment.