Shine A Light Team


Compassionate Recovery Advocates

Meet the Shine A Light Team. In recovery themselves for many years, they are experienced in helping others create a clean and sober life. Team members are chosen not only for their addiction recovery expertise, but also for their deep desire to help others in a firm and compassionate way.


HeadshotNora Rahe,
Executive Director

For the past three years, Nora has been instrumental in the development of Shine A Light Addiction Specialists. She has worked with clients… Read more


RonRon Patrick,
Program Director

Ron is responsible for leading groups and education classes and individual counseling. His background in coaching and sports began over 20 years ago at… Read more


 photo_1Jona Dominguez, BA, RWW
Sober Coach/Companion

With over 10 years of active membership in the sober community, Jona has a passion for helping others and empowering…Read more


ChristopherHoChristopher Ho, BA
Director of Client Services

Growing up in Los Angeles, with family working in the music business and in extreme sports, Christopher was exposed to a lot … Read more


Lisa Whitmore, BA, CADC, CAS
Sober Coach/Companion

Lisa is a UC Berkeley graduate and a Bay Area native. She has been an active member in the recovery community… Read more