Donald E. Seamster, He has been with Austin Area Mental Health Consumers (AAMHC) for more than 10 years as a Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) Facilitator, Mental Health Peer Specialist (MHPS), Mental Health Specialist Supervisor (MHPSS). Donald currently serves on the Behavioral Health Advisory Council (BHAC) and sits on the Peer Network Board. He has also served on the Advisory Council for Via Hope. He is a Peer Volunteer at the VA with a focus on Co-occurring conditions. Donald struggles with his own personal lived experience due to his 20 years on active duty in the Army. The traumas he experienced while active. He is a husband, father, grandfather, church deacon, , and is very active in his local church.