Brek brings a unique personal experience to her professional life at Ascend as an alumni of a Therapeutic Community located in Canada. She spent over two consecutive years in treatment focused on behavioral modification and life skills training to overcome her own addiction. As a person with lived experience, she can relate to clients on a deeply personal level as they go through their own recovery process. Brek has spent the last two years at the Sober Living facility supporting clients in their last stage of treatment at Ascend. Brek has a deep passion for this work and is committed to helping the clients of Ascend. Brek’s dedication to Ascend clients has allowed her the opportunity to accept the position as the Residential Director at Eagleview (Ascend’s Extended Care location). She finds purpose in her own recovery coming into work every day and showing others that no matter what you’ve been through change is possible. Brek grew up in Southern California as the youngest of four, she has an affinity for nature and anything that involves the great outdoors.