Experience Highlights :

  • Collaborated with colleagues and peers to create MindxGrind Syndicate, a non-profit mental health advocacy group (2021)

  • Designed and implemented telehealth, scheduling/payments, and overall LLC business model and founded TJ McDowell LLC (2020)

  • Organized and facilitated student support groups, classroom lectures, auditorium presentations to students and staff, and other consulting services through work in PA Student Assistance Program (2020)


  • Lead Project Manager for the redesign and operation of Caron's Sunday Chapel Service (2019)


  • Assigned as Personal Aide to celebrity guests at annual Berks Fundraising Gala (2019)


  • Designed and Facilitated trainings for the clinical staff within the Opioid Treatment Program milieu (2018)

  • Keynote Speaker at annual Philadelphia area "Gratitude Breakfast" fundraiser (2018)


Executive Summary

Academic and Work Experience.

State Credentials-

Licensed Professional Counselor 


Degrees Earned

Masters in Business Administration (2020)

Masters in Pastoral Care & Counseling (2017)

Bachelor's in Physics (2008)


President/Founder - MindxGrind Non-profit (2021)

CEO/Founder - TJ McDowell LLC (2020)


Other Employment (Current)

Counselor at private agency (2020)

Previous Work Experience

Caron Foundation - Wernersville PA (2012 - 2020)

Alumni Coord. (2019-2020) - Fundraising, External Relations

Clinical Chaplain - (2017-2019) - Direct Patient Care, Treatment Coordination

Counselor Assistant (2012-2017) - Direct Patient Behavior Management