Aurora Podpah grew up in Phoenix, Arizona and struggled with drugs and alcohol since the age of 14. She started her recovery journey at the age of 18. At 22 she graduated from the Meehan Institute of Counselor Training.
Aurora is the administrative assistant/ peer support group counselor in Raleigh, North Carolina. She has experience in planning events for the enthusiastic sobriety program and in counseling young people and their families. She makes it her mission everyday to carry the message to the struggling young adults and teenagers and give them hope that a better way of life is possible for them without the use of mind-changing chemicals.
Aurora is currently working towards obtaining her hours to become a certified substance abuse counselor.