I'm from Paterson NJ. I received a football scholarship from North Carolina Central University. I decided to relocated to Durham after my graduation. I was married 16 years now divorced for 8 years currently. I have 2 adult daughters and my oldest is married and has given me 3 grandchildren.
I worked for Durham County Human Services for 25 years and now retired.
I was hired with non profit agency Family Resource Center was certified in curriculum called "Fatherhood Initiative". Next I was hired with Clinical Addiction Professional Services. I became certified Peer Support Specialist and WRAP facilitator from the Answer organization.
I'm currently employed with Answer.
I'm a teen mentor with organization Recovery Communities of North Carolina using
Say It Solution program and peer support skills.
I currently have 35 years of experience in human services.