Cody is 28 years old and has been in recovery since 2013. He loves working at 4D cause he gets to “connect with young people on a real level.” When asked about his education, Cody stated he had a CRM, was working on a CADC 1 and had street cred. Many people state that “Cody makes recovery look cool.”
Adrian Burris, Peer Lead MLK Jr. Site
Adrian has been in recovery since 2015. He is a former 4D mentee and say's 4D is a foundation in his recovery. It has been a dream of his to work at 4D and help other young people get clean and sober. He is a father and hopes to show other young fathers in recovery how to be a positive influence in their children's lives.
Mykia is 4D’s first employee who was a former client. She is 24 years old, a mom and speaks spanish. She loves 4D because she is accepted into something that is bigger than herself, something that helps others.
Tony was recruited to the board in 2013 and has stayed ever since. After completing his term as Student Body President at Portland Community College, he turned all his energy into building 4D. Tony attributes his success to people believing in him and he strives to create the same opportunities for the people in his community. In addition to his role at 4D, he is involved on various addiction Recovery committees, coalitions and advocacy groups. He plans on running for public office after he graduates the Bachelor of Social Work program at Concordia University.