Why do you work in this field?
It’s a bit cliche, but I have a passion for helping people find their way to a better way of life.
How long have you worked in this field?
Over six years.
What do you bring to the table?
Empathy, compassion and personal/professional experience.
What are your ‘Super Powers’?
Finding other people’s strengths and encouragement.
What do you love about yourself?
My genuineness and ability to see the best in all people.
What’s your favorite positive quote?
If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything. You are what you believe!
What words best describe you?
Fearless, loving, energetic, calming.
Positive things you like to do?
Exercise, sing, play with my children, help others.
What do you like best about your job?
Planting hope in people’s lives.
What’s the greatest thing you ever did?
Recover and help others do the same.
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I was a professional singer prior to becoming a counselor.
Who are your ‘mentors’?
My mother, college professor and the Lord. Not in that order.
What is something you think everybody deserves to have?
Freedom and happiness.
How do you see yourself?
I see myself as truthful. I build others up and I believe in my capabilities. I am a thoughtful person and have the ability to recognize my deficits and do something positive to change them.