Get to Know the Faces behind Graze Academy Inc.
Since our founding in 2022, Graze Academy Inc. has developed and grown exponentially. We’re very proud of the expertise of our staff and their abilities to contribute their own unique experience and skills to our success.
Christina Dawson, Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern
A well-respected member of the Graze Academy Inc. team, Christina is one of our founding members and has played a vital role in shaping our vision and programs. Christina Dawson is a Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern (IMH22110). Christina brings life experience and became a certified equine assisted facilitator and an equine specialist in 2021, later enrolling in a master's program at University of the Cumberlands where she graduated in December 2021 with a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Christina has experience working in a substance use treatment center and working with IPN/PRN clients. They bring years of experience in making Graze Academy Inc. a household name.
Tim Dawson, Certified Professional Life Coach
Experienced, trustworthy and driven. These are just a few of the ways that coworkers describe this invaluable member of our team. Tim is a Certified Professional Coach and EAGALA Certified Equine Specialist in 2021 who focuses on trauma-based work. Tim is very passionate about serving his clients and brings life experience to the team. Tim has experience working with substance use clients. Tim also has personal experience in reinventing himself and his business and is more than qualified to help with cooperate groups and individuals to achieve the success that they are searching for. Tim Dawson is truly inspirational and makes it a pleasure to come to work.
Patricia Macatee, Certified Life and Peer Recovery Coach
An invaluable part of the Graze Academy Inc. staff and leadership, Pat Macatee has witnessed the continued evolution of our programs from that start. With extensive experience in the private sector, Pat offers a unique skill set that ensures a undeniable impact. Pat holds several certifications (CAC, CPS, CBHT, CCGC), and is a Life and Recovery Peer Coach and a drug and alcohol counselor. After running a private practice for adolescents and their families for the last fourteen years Pat provides invaluable knowledge to the team.