Think health. Think harm reduction.
Ashley is a Peer Support Specialist here in Vegas, she helps clients get into treatment and provides resources as well as helping around the clinic.
Favorite Color: Purple
Pets: Tucker the ferret
Lived in: Las Vegas
Hobbies: Dancing, hiking, and finding new recipes to try
Dream Vacation: Amsterdam, Santorini
Favorite Artists: Mac Miller
Harm Reduction Goal: Spread awareness and self acceptance, most importantly help others be shameless about their human experiences
Ben is a Peer Support Specialist, you may also find him at the hospitals helping overdose patients.
Favorite Color: Black and Red
Pets: One cat I barely like.. prefer dogs
Lived in: born in Detroit now living in Vegas.
Hobbies: Going anywhere where the action is at.
Favorite Music Artists: Lil Wayne
Harm Reduction Goal: To help someone who was in the same shoes I was when I was battaling addiction.
Jacob is a Peer Support Specialist, he does outreach and works in the storefront.
Favorite Color: Purple
Lived in: Las Vegas
Hobbies: Listening to music, playing video games, watching movies, camping, fishing, hunting etc.
Dream Vacation: Traveling around the world trying different food from different cultures.
Favorite Music Artists: Eminem
Harm Reduction Goal: To help as many people as possible and spread awareness and educate people about the severity of substance use.
Alexis Martinez is a Peer Support Specialist, she goes out on outreach as well as helping in the office.
Favorite Color: Pink and Green
Pets: Nala is an 8 month old pitpull rescue
Lived in: born in California, raised in Texas and currently live in Las Vegas
Hobbies: spending time with my kids, family and friends.
Dream Vacation: would be Jamaica because I love their food, culture and music.
Favorite Music Artists: Monica, because she sings about real life situations plus her music is calming and tends to make my day go better.
Harm Reduction Goal: is to educate, provide, and apply information, resources, referrals, reduce the usage of substance abuse.
Lorianne is a Harm Reduction Specialist and works in the office exchanging.
Favorite Color: black and beige
Pets: No pets ):
Lived in: use to live in L.A. and now llives in Vegas currently.
Hobbies: Making music!
Dream Vacation: Hong Kong. Why? They have the #1 McDonald's.
Favorite Artists: All Time Low, 5sos, Neck Deep. Moose Blood
Harm Reduction Goal: To help those in need.
Isabelle is a Harm Reduction Specialist, and does a little bit of everything. This includes makes kits, servicing vending machines, outreach, shipping program, GPRA reviews.
Favorite Color: purple, green, brown
Lived in: Vegas for 17 years
Hobby: Listening to music
Dream Vacation: Europe
Favorite Music Artists: Mac Miller, Frank Ocean, Foster The People, Tyler the Creator, Joji, Aeris Roves
Harm Reduction Goal: To help and inform anyone in any way I can.
Jessica is the Receptionist at the Trac B Wellness Center. She is normally the first person clients sees when they enter the clinic. She answers phone calls, makes appointments to see the Doctor, Nurse Practitioner, Substance Abuse Counselor-Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and Therapist-Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
Favorite Color: Black
Pets: No pets
Lived in: Las Vegas for 10 years
Hobby: Any DYI
Dream Vacation: Bahamas, The Berry Island
Favorite Music Artist: Macy Grace
Harm Reduction Goal: To achieve and maintain access to health care for individual without the stigma and disregard that is associated with traditional health care.
Rachel is a LCSW (licensed clinical social worker) that specializes in substance use as well as mental health counseling
Favorite colors: Blue
Pets: 1 black cat named Sophia
Lived in: Vegas for 22 years
Hobby: running, hiking, reading, being outdoors as often as possible
Dream Vacation: Greece
Favorite Music Artist: Vance Joy
Harm Reduction Goal: Meet clients where they are in treatment and provide visibility to the concept of harm reduction as a way to help individuals integrate back into society.
Acintia is the Community Health Educator here at Trac B.
Favorite color: orange and blue
Pets: a fish named Swan
Lives in: Vegas for 2 and a half years
Hobby: cooking and dancing
Dream Vacation: Australia
Favorite Music Artist: love all music
Harm Reduction Goal: to educate as many community members as possible to assist with getting our morbidity numbers to an all time now.
Catherine is a Peer Support Specialist at Trac B.
Favorite Color: Green
Lives in: Vegas for 38 years
Pets: Squinkles (orange tabby) Oreo (tuxedo kitty) Prince Charles (flame point Birman) Snacky Snoeshoes (siamese snowshoe) Catarina (orange and white mix) Sassafras (orange tabby)
Hobbies: vegan cooking, music, cat rescue.
Dream Vacation: Dublin, Ireland
Favorite Music Artists: Kurt Cobain, Micheal Jackson, The Killers
Harm Reduction Goal: to destigmatizze harm reduction and medically assisted treatment. Also to support, advocate and educate sex workers to better help them engage in safe practices and lower at risk behaviors.
Christina is a Health Educator at Trac B
Favorite color: teal
Pets: Pitbull named Lady
Lived in: Vegas for the past 8 years
Hobby: cypto investing
Dream vacation: Tokyo, Japan
Favorite Music artist: Struggle Jennings & Jelly Roll
Harm Reduction Goal: to spread harm reduction throughout the vegas sex worker community.
Angie is our graphic designer at Trac B.
Favorite color: Violet
Pets: 3 tan dogs, tortoises, and a handful of box turtles
Lives in: North Las Vegas
Hobbies: Yoga, photography, documentaries, and cuddling 3 tan dogs
Dream vacation: The white beaches of Hawaii, green hills of Austria: and the sandy deserts of Australia
Favorite Artists: Frieda Kahlo
Harm Reduction Goal: through visual adaption: 1. inform the public that help and resources are readily available. 2. provide real-time information to those with certain high risk behaviors. 3.contribute to the greater good via Trac B's missions, values, and goals.
Coz is Peer Recovery Support Specialist at Trac B.
Favorite Color: Brown
Pets: More like a zoo
Lives in: Spring Creek, Nv
Hobbies: Bass fishing, and metal detecting
Dream Vacation: Bass fishing in Mexico
Favorite Artist: Charlie Russell
Harm Reduction Goal: Save the world!
Kat is the Administrative Manager, Chelsi makes the plans and Kat takes care of the details to make it happen.
Favorite Color: Amethyst and carmine
Pets: 2 very spoiled ferrets
Lives in: Born and raised in NV, moved back to Vegas 1 year ago.
Hobbies: Reading, video games, and scuba diving
Dream Vacation: Swimming with Manta Rays
Favorite Artist: I listen to almost anything depending on my mood but my default is 70s/80s Rock
Harm Reduction Goal: To help foster the idea of harm reduction practices as in automatic part of community health.
Trac-B Exchange Staff
Ashlie is a Peer Recovery Support Specialist at Trac B.
Favorite Color: Turquoise
Pets: 2 pound doggies named Marley and Landon they are a Lab mix and Terrier mix.
Lives In: Winnemucca, NV
Hobbies: Going to the gym, traveling, and coffee!
Dream Vacation: One day go to Bora Bora.
Favorite Artist: Whitney Houston
Harm Reduction Goal: Is to keep people alive and encourage positive changes in their lives!
Lisa is the program manager for the hospital-base recovery team In Reno. She is a certified peer recovery support specialist and supervisor.
Favorite Color: Teal and Brown
Pets: We have almost 12 year old sheltie named Samara and calico fantail goldfish we've had for almost 12 years.
Lives in: Reno, NV
Hobby: I love spending time with my family, learning new things, reading, writing, dancing, playing music, and running.
Dream Vacation: Morrocco
Favorite Artist: Crass, X, old punk rock, and the Decemberists
Harm Reduction Goal: My Harm Reduction goal is to see decriminalization of substance related charges, sex work,safe consumption sites, the end of stigma and shame, end homelessness, and to help people who use drugs live a self directed life focused on positive change.
Kiera is a Peer Recovery Support Specialist at Trac B.
Favorite Color: anything and everything pink.
Pets: 2 Dogs a chunky white Lab named Cotton and a rescue dog named Hank.
Lives In: In my hometown Hawthorne, NV
Hobbies: My hobbies are camping and wakeboarding, or anything I can do in the water.
Dream Vacation: My dream vacation has always been to go to Hawaii
Favorite Artist: Country, R&B, and the 80's.
Harm Reduction Goal: Is to provide resources and educate people with addiction and substance use disorders a safer and healthier way to live.
Jennette is the Social Media Coordinator and helps exchanging in the office.
Favorite Color: Pink and blue
Pets: 1 fat calico cat named Kuddles
Lives in: I've lived in vegas my whole life
Hobbies: I like to paint, eat and buy plants
Dream Vacation: Bali, Egypt, and Iceland
Favorite Artist: Doja Cat and Trippie Redd
Harm Reduction Goal: I'd like for people to learn more about what we do to spread awareness and reduce harm; as well as ending stigma.
Rick is the Program Director for Trac-B Exchange. He is usually found in the conference room working on projects into the wee-hours of the night. Rick is the person that got Trac-B started and works tirelessly to keep it open.
Favorite Color: Blue and Green
Lived in Las Vegas: 40 years
Hobby: Going to Concerts, traveling
Dream Vacation: Orbit the Earth
Favortite Music Artist: Tedschi Trucks Band, Beth Hart, Joss Stone, Warren Haynes
Harm Reduction Goal: Promote the concept of harm reduction universally in society
Lacey is the Ryan White Coordinator for Trac-B Exchange. She is normally on the computer coordinating data or on the phone assisting clients with the Ryan White Rideshare program. She also helps at the front desk assisting clients with their exchanges and Naloxone education and training.
Favorite Color: Teal
Pets: Cora & Marley (Irish Setter) Taco (Chihuahua) & Astro (Spaniel Mix) Ace, Missy & Dazzle (Cats) Honey & Badger (Ferrets) Spyro & Sparx (Bearded Dragons) Freckles & Kai (Crested Geckos) Nova (Gargoyle Gecko) Peach (Leopard Gecko) Rune, Raine, Lilith, Blossom, Echo, Fader,Beckett, Lenox, Tome, Void, Mara, Dunkin', Shadow, Piper (ball pythons) Pixel (Tricolored hognose) Wednesday (Mexican Black King Snake) Atlas (Mexican Rosy Boa)
Lived In Las Vegas: 32 years
Hobby: Spending time with my kids, husband and animals.
Dream Vacation: Traveling around the U.S. with my family to go to every amusement park we can find and riding all the rides.
Favorite Music Artist: Mad Caddies
Harm Reduction Goal: To bring awareness and resources to help prevent and save people from overdose.
Spencer is the Peer Recovery Programs Lead & SNHRA Coordinator at Trac-B Exchange. You can usually find him here at the office providing resources to those seeking recovery but he also enjoys going out into the community to help those in need, participating in Trac-B’s outreach program.
Favorite color: blue
Lived in Las Vegas: 22 years
Dream Vacation: Australia
Favorite Music Artist: anything
Harm Reduction Goal: To help people meet their goals wherever they are in life.
Chelsi is the Program Manager at Trac-B Exchange. She is usually in the office but will occasionally be working the front desk. Chelsi is your go-to person if you are interested in going to detox or recovery.
Favorite Color: Lilac Purple and Black
Pets: Nate (Jack Russell/ Schnauzer)
Lived in Las Vegas: 17 years
Hobby: Hiking and planning weekend trips
Dream Vacation: Fiji or Tahiti
Favorite Music Artist: The Rolling Stones, Mariah Carey and Linda Rondstadt
Harm Reduction Goal: Encourage Sex Work Harm reduction