Paula Farquharson

CPED Director

Paula Farquharson has many responsibilities, including locating and arranging for great CPED speakers and events, and ensuring events are certified for continuing education units.  In addition, she provides academic assistance to students and faculty at PIHMA College & Clinic.

Paula has many years of experience developing and overseeing career services programs at a variety of colleges. She has worked with students to support their success during their studies and has assisted in helping them transition to their desired professions. Paula has traveled extensively with her family. She has lived abroad in Japan and Europe for many years. In her spare time she enjoys reading, spending time with her family and running marathons.  Paula has completed  Gua Sha, Cupping, Ear Candling and is working on her Acu-Detox certification.


Jodi Wenger, BSN, RN

CPED Nurse Planner

Jodi Wenger has 32 years’ experience in Nursing with Medical Surgical and telemetry, specializing in Cardiac Care, and with various experiences in QM working with physicians with peer review coordinating process improvement teams using RCA and FMEA processes.  Jodi is a Member of the Arizona Association for Healthcare Quality, ASU College of Nursing Alumni Association of Registered Nurses, and the AZ State Board of Nursing. With a history of  involvement in various hospital teams that track and analyze codes, mortalities, rapid response, blood utilization and core measures, she currently works in quality and Research for Banner Health.  She is a member of an integrative therapy team utilizing aromatherapy and other modalities in healing.