John has been working in the Human Services field since 2011, both with adolescents as well as adults. He completed an Associates of Arts Degree in Human Services in southern California with a specialty in Drug and Alcohol Studies and is currently working towards a Bachelor of Science Degree in Social Sciences with a Minor in Outdoor Leadership. John is working on certification as a Drug & Alcohol Counselor. An outdoor enthusiast to the core, John’s passion for life developed in the backcountry and in outdoor recreation. He worked in assisting the Geography Department at his college to develop curriculum and itinerary for field study courses where he Co-led field study trips for students.
Having had experience with addiction in his youth John knows of the struggles and difficulties young adults face. His life experience drives his passion in helping young adults; John works to facilitate an environment that promotes integrity, compassion, independence and an enthusiasm for life’s opportunities which is essential to transitional living.