Jocelyn Cooper is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LCADC), who received her graduate degree from The College of New Jersey. She is a Certified Clinical Supervisor (CCS), a National Certified Counselor (NCC) and a Certified Prevention Specialist (CPS). In her role as Executive Director, she is responsible for supporting program staff, developing policies/procedures, grant writing, fund development, agency growth/sustainability, networking, providing professional development training in the community and creating a positive, inclusive and safe space for all team members, volunteers, community members and consumers. Jocelyn provides short-term, confidential counseling services to individuals through the Council’s Metro Employee Assistance Program. Jocelyn values a person-centered, solution focused approach to life’s challenges and is passionate about walking with people as they work toward their goals. Jocelyn is passionate about social and racial justice, antiracism and equity. As an avid lover of animals, Jocelyn enjoys spending time outdoors with her fur babies, Oliver and Pablo!