Matthew Sturtevant is a Certified Recovery Mentor. He has been sober 18 years and is active in the Central Oregon recovery community. He is also a Certified Peer Support Specialist and has experience recovering from Depression, Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Agoraphobia. He is the author of two books(one dealing with making peace with his fears.)
He is a former photography instructor at The University of Texas Journalism Department and has a bachelor’s degree from St. Edward University in Austin. When he is not working, he likes having wilderness adventures on his bicycles or motorcycles.