Tricia Dick

Transition Coach

Began at Teachwell:

 2016

Why did you choose this field?

I love working with young people and seeing the strides they make in their own life journey. Working with this particular group allows me the unique opportunity to see growth on a daily and sometimes hourly bases. 

What or who most inspires you?

Working with individuals regardless of the challenges they face humbles me and gives me great insight into what I can accomplish.

What was your favorite subject in school?

Geography. I found it very interesting to learn about other cultures and the daily existence of people beyond that of my family and friends.

Why Teachwell?

The organization serves thousands of amazing individuals and their families throughout the area. Working with Teachwell will provide excellent opportunities to serve.

What keeps you motivated?

 Chocolate!

How do you hope to make a difference?

By building life long relationships and providing access to great educational tools and experiences that provide the foundation for our students' future.

Goals for the future?

To never stop learning and to develop relationships that will assist me in the pursuit of educating youth. On a personal note I have to keep a promise to myself to visit each one of the continental United States.  

What is your background experience – degrees, experience, skills?

Job coach for over 20 years. I pride myself in being an expert at building relationships and connecting with individuals. I have extensive experience in counseling and childcare.  

People would be surprised to know that I....

I love jazz and classical music.