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New Life Recovery and Training Center
3501 Edison Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93307
(661) 873-4676

A gang prevention partner in Kern Project 180

About Us And Our Team

Founder Derrick Dickerson
Site Supervisor Randall Jackson
Project Administrator Jan Casteel-Fleury
Field Training Supervisor Mitch Wooters
Employment Placement Specialist John Montez
Training Program Admissionsand Enrollment Barbara Collazo

List of Board of Directors

Board Member Occupation/Affiliation
Derrick Dickerson General Contractor, DOD Construction Company
Randall Jackson Construction Supervisor, DOD Construction Company
Mike Lacey Procurement Officer, Chevron Oil Company
Lethia Dickerson California Department of Corrections
Vincent Saldias Positive Visions S.L.E. for Men
Edward C. Allen, MD Private Practice Physician
Community Advisors
Gregory C. Collins Kern County Sherriff Department/Southeast Neighborhood Partnernship
Reginald Gardner Business Owner/Operator
Ken Harris Director, Wortha Homes
Aaron Hosey Chef, Business Owner/Operator
Nolan Kinder Substance Abuse Counselor, Ebony Counseling Center
Alexander Lark, Ph.D. Retired Administrator Group Home Operator
Tyrone Smith Business Owner/Operator
Freddie L. Thomas Pastor, Jerusalem Missionary Church
Jonathan Webster Executive Director, Kern Family Learning Center
Keith Williams Pastor
Walter Williams Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance Homeless Program
Staff and Consultants
Jan Cateel-Fleury Project Administrator, Resource Development Coordinator
Mitch Wooters Field Training Supervisor
John Montes Employment Specialist
Barbara Collazo Administrative Assistant
J.W. Kemp Certified Public Accountant
Sheri Connelly Vining Attorney-At-Law