Sheilah Powell (she/her/hers) is a woman in long-term recovery. She entered recovery on December 12, 2016 through a variety of pathways, including 12-step, Buddhist-based pathways, medication, and Harm Reduction. A lifelong native of New Jersey, Sheilah wholeheartedly believes that the journey to recovery and wellness is unique to everyone. She has made it her personal and professional mission to help eradicate stigma around substance use disorder and illuminate the merit of multiple pathways of recovery. A tireless advocate, she serves on various grassroots committees and task forces throughout New Jersey. In 2022, she was featured on an episode of “Here’s To Your Health!” with Dr. Drew and WEconnect CEO and co-founder Daniela Tudor. Sheilah is a mother of three children, and she loves the beach, yoga, and her dog.