Influence, in the end, is the greatest currency we have. A force used for evil or for good. We’re all influencers. We’re
all influenced. Each month, we’ll shine the Spotlight on an influencer we see doing something extraordinary.
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Nadine Machkovech is a certified recovery coach and person in long-term recovery.
As an educator on addiction and mental health, she looks to positively disrupt the current landscape for adolescents,
especially young women, across the country. She is dedicated to building a life centered around self-care, service, and reconnecting others to
their greater purpose in life. It is through her unique style of storytelling, Machkovech leaves her audience feeling inspired and motivated; reminding them that they have the choice to utilize their power to help change their world and the world around them. Machkovech, has stepped on the TEDx stage, been featured in Forbes, and is often aspired after for her dynamic peer leadership skills. She has created
measurable social change while educating students, teachers, professionals, and peers on topics of substance use and misuse, mental health awareness, leadership, and the development of life skills.
She is also the Chief of Operations of RISE TOGETHER, a grassroots nonprofit organization that exists to ignite a youth-led movement
that is saving lives. Their solution is to provide communities with high-quality educational content, programs, workshops,
and trainings that help build strong advocates and leaders.
Since September of 2013, RISE TOGETHER has educated nearly 150,000 young adults and adolescents on addiction and mental health and their lifesaving work has been recognized by the White House Office of the
National Drug Control Policy…..
See full article Recovery Today Magazine: Issue 55 – includes special interviews with Tony Mandarich, Russel Burke, Rick Hanson, Angela Gulner, Jennifer Giminez, Colin Morrison and Johann Hari** (READ HERE)