Tim Saubers serves as the Peer Specialist Program Manager for the Wisconsin Peer Specialist Employment Initiative. He became a Certified Peer Specialist in 2016 and has worked in direct support and supervisory roles. Additionally, Tim sits on 10 state and national committees and workgroups. These workgroups are dedicated to advancing the peer profession, reforming the mental health and substance use service systems, and the rights of people living with disabilities, among others. Tim continues the development of the professional peer workforce through expanding employment opportunities and community education. He centers the principles of equity and justice while moving not just to disrupt and reform systems, but to create new systems in their entirety.