Edie is an individual in long-term recovery. His introduction into the field was through a residential treatment center where he would take the clients to Rise Recovery meetings. Edie fell in love with Rise Recovery and pursued fulltime employment. Edie acknowledges the importance of giving back what he has been given in recovery. He has a passion to show people how to get and remain physically fit. He can often be found teaching Rise Recovery kids how to repair bicycles, play basketball or how to work out. In his free time Edie enjoys biking and training for marathons. Edie is a certified Recovery Coach and a certified Faith Based Restorative Therapist.