Sheilah Powell (she/her/hers) is a woman in long-term recovery who has been alcohol- and drug-free since December 12, 2015, through an abstinence-based program. Currently, she works as a Peer Recovery Support Specialist with WEconnect Health Management, whose mission is to save lives, provide accurate outcomes data, and support healthcare ecosystems, communities, and families. 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. Sheilah is a mother of three children, and she loves the beach, yoga, and her dog.