Hilary Sylvester is a Screening & Information Specialist for the Helplines at HRiA. Hilary obtained a B.S. in Sociology and a M.S. in Criminal Justice with a specialty track of substance abuse studies from Nova Southeastern University. She has experience as an Intake Coordinator at a Low Intensity Residential Treatment Facility and has also done volunteer work at the Alachua County Drug Court program in Florida. She spent three years working as a Legal Secretary for the New Hampshire Public Defender’s Office before transitioning back into the substance use and treatment field. In her free time you can find her in the kitchen cooking; she has been a vegetarian for over 25 years.