Office and Recovery Coordinator
Topaz has been with AHCI since 2012 and works in a dual capacity as the Office/Recovery Coordinator and Ombudsman. Her lived experience provides a peer perspective when communicating the benefits and practices associated with recovery-oriented systems in behavioral health. She also takes Ombudsman calls, where her experience as a certified peer specialist helps others to find resources, supports, and when necessary, navigate the complaints and grievances process. Topaz also assists with maintenance and organization of office space and provides clerical support for AHCI staff.