Vilma was an intern at PEERS through BestNow! peer specialist training program and is now employed as a Program Assistant. Vilma assists Program Coordinators with various tasks, facilitates Tobacco presentations and assists with WRAP.

Originally from Lithuania, Vilma has a lived immigration experience. She takes interest in mental health, wellness, and addiction recovery, and is committed to self-determination and healing. Vilma is familiar with recovery services and supports various programs at PEERS. She likes exercising, dancing and nature hikes. Her intention is to be as present as possible and to have fun.