Formerly living and working in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver, A.J. joined the Calgary Dream Centre in the Spring of 2018. A.J. is the Programs Manager where he helps residents re-discover life and what is available through building relationships, facilitating programming, and giving direction. His educational background consists of both theology and counselling and is a Counselling Therapist with the Association of Counselling Therapists Alberta as well as a Registered Professional Counselling Candidate with the Canadian Professional Counselling Association. In A.J.’s spare time he will most often be found with people, sipping coffee, or reading a book.