Hope P. Aldred is a 1995 graduate from Mercer University in Macon, Georgia with a B.A. in Communication. Hope shares time between Georgia and Texas where she brings her personal and professional experience, strength and hope while utilizing her addiction counseling training and skills as a Certified Life Coach to the Orchard team. With over 15,000 hours of experience leading families towards their own recovery, she considers it a privilege to walk beside family members as they learn how to support their loved one in early recovery. She takes pride in creating a unique space for the entire family to learn, grow and begin healing. Hope is grateful to oversee the family programming at the Orchard where those that have been impacted by the disease of alcoholism and addiction have a safe place while processing their personal story and embracing the beautiful life recovery has to offer.