Stacie Thrower, Recovery Coach I for Voices of Recovery San Mateo County (VORSMC). Stacie entered recovery at the age of 39, and is an African American woman in recovery since 2022. Joined VORSMC in March 2023. Stacie’s responsibilities include but are not limited to; attending resource fairs, creating and maintaining professional relationships, distributing marketing materials, and conducting informational organization presentations. Stacie attends College of San Mateo for Addiction Studies and Ethnic Studies Degree program. She is pursuing the goal of becoming a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor with an Associates Arts Degree in ethnic studies . She is working towards her goal of helping young adults who are going through what she experienced in her youth battling alcohol use.