October 3, 2019
Occupation: Prevention Specialist, RHA Prevention Services
Location: Asheville, NC
Bryan is currently employed by RHA Prevention Services as a Prevention Specialist. After a 20-year career in business management and sales, he went back to school, changed his career focusing on Human Service Technologies. As a Prevention Specialist, County Coordinator for the Partnerships for Success Grant, and County Coordinator for Substance Prevention and Treatment Block Grant, Bryan has utilized the Strategic Prevention Framework method when working with students, parents, grandparents and youth coalitions across 13 counties in Western North Carolina. He currently works under the VAYA Substance Prevention Block Grant and the North Carolina Tobacco Prevention Grant. He also teaches prevention education in public schools and is the coordinator of the Burke Youth Health Coalition.
What made you want to get involved in CATCH My Breath?
“I have the great opportunity to present on issue of electronic cigarettes, JUUL’s and vaping and what parents and schools can do about this epidemic all over the state of Ohio. I am thankful to be able to share the valuable resource of CATCH My Breath whenever I present.”