Joe Dmitrovic, Outreach and Resource Development Specialist for the Central Florida RASE Project has over 35 years in long term recovery. After his 37-year tenure working in private industry, Joe moved into the field of helping others. His passion for recovery led him to serve as an original Board Member of the RASE Project in Pennsylvania as a volunteer. Later he moved into a role as a Recovery Coach with the Dauphin County Drug Court. Joe’s professional background includes sales and marketing for private industry and as a regional marketing and community liaison for an inpatient alcohol and drug treatment program in southeastern Pennsylvania. Joe was instrumental in forming relationships and assisting in the development of the RASE Project’s Recovery Community Organization in Osceola and Brevard counties, Florida. Joe’s goal is to advocate to reduce stigma, promote multiple pathways to recovery and provide recovery support services to any individual seeking a better way of life.