Jessica Cooksey

Jessica is Last Door Recovery Society’s Operations Manager and a champion for continuous quality improvement efforts. She is currently managing Last Door’s Accreditation Canada’s accreditation, a significant project. Jessica became part of Last Door team in  late 1996, she now has over 20 years’ experience in the field.  In 2005 her hard work and diligence coupled with a capacity for administration and supervision helped move Jessica to the position of Program Coordinator for Last Door Youth Program. That same year Jessica became an International Certified Alcohol and Drug Counsellor through the Canadian Addiction Counsellors Certification Federation. More recently Jessica completed her Masters of Arts in Leadership at Royal Roads University where she conducted a major action research project that resulted in organization-wide changes. Jessica actively advocates for systems level change by  sitting on the Canadian Addiction Counsellors Certification Federation Board of Directors and the Fraser Health Authority Regional Addiction Committee. Jessica’s leadership and innovation propels Last Door Recovery Society toward innovation and quality service in the addiction treatment field.