Chris Reed

Chris Reed has been a resident of McHenry County for his entire life. He currently lives in Fox River Grove. He has been sober since September 2009 and was a founding member of the organization. He continues to serve on the board because he has seen first hand what alcoholism...

Mikey Ledvora

Michael Ledvora has have been involved with New Directions Addiction Recovery Services since the founding of the organization. He helps address the lack of services surrounding the drug treatment community in the Chicago land area. What drew him to this cause was his personal experience and personal love. Mikey feels...

Ashley Buffano

Ashley grew up in Island Lake, and currently reside in Cary.  Ashley has experience with organizational skills and multi tasking. She works currently for an insulation company full time in Wauconda.  Also, Ashley is involved in recovery with a 12 step program and is very involved in the recovery community....

Jeff Seda

Joe Bongiovanni

Joe has lived his whole life in Illinois, growing up in the northwestern suburb of Algonquin. He graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2011 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Marketing with a specialization in Professional Selling and a Minor in Environmental Sciences. During his time at NIU, Joe became...

Glenn Niezgoda

Blake Buccieri

Heidi Seagren

Brady Coleman

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