CounselorAli graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato with a double major in Alcohol and Drug Studies and Corrections. She is currently working as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Ali has gained experience working with both youth and adults in various settings such as homeless shelters, courts/incarceration system, as well as residential and outpatient treatment centers. Ali strongly believes in meeting individuals where they are and utilizing their individual strengths to build a solid foundation within themselves. She believes trust, compassion, and understanding are crucial components when working with others. Ali values the inclusivity of all individuals. In her down time, Ali enjoys spending time with family and friends and her dogs outside.