Krysta Peterson serves the Network as an Emerging Member Manager. She has served in community settings for over 10 years as a program manager, mental health facilitator, family advocate, and volunteer manager. Following two years with the AmeriCorps VISTA program, Krysta attended the University of Montana where she received her M.A. in Global Youth Development in 2018. Her degree included volunteering for a year in rural communities in the Andean Mountains of Ecuador. Krysta has been deeply affected by what recovery looks like in the absence and presence of love and is passionate about providing support and a warm environment to those navigating their pathways in recovery.