Meet the Guys

Dean

Dean

Dean is 33 years old and has 2 older stepbrothers and one younger sister. All of his siblings live in Michigan. Dean has three part time jobs: one at St. Jude Church, one at the DeWitt Library, and one at Clinton County RESA. Dean is a huge U of M fan and loves going to football games. He regularly plays golf with his dad every Sunday when weather permits. Dean is very personable and loves being around people.

Jackson

Jackson

Jackson is 23 years old. He is currently enrolled in the IISD School-to-Work program which allows him to work part-time at Peckham, Inc. while attending school. Jackson is very social and is a current member of Aspire of Michigan social training group. Jackson also enjoys playing sports. He participants in the Special Olympics floor hockey and basketball programs. He also plays ice hockey with the Ann Arbor Rockets and attends the MSU Sports Skills program. In his free time, Jackson loves to play music, garden and split firewood with his Dad.

James

James

James was born in Virginia. He has an older brother, Michael, and a younger sister, Ashley. He graduated from Haslett High School in 2011. He enjoys working at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, where he has worked since the fall of 2012. He likes hanging out with friends and playing on his iPod. He likes riding his bike and bowling with friends. He enjoys swimming and roller skating. He loves macaroni and cheese, pizza and grilled cheese sandwiches. He does not like fish, brussels sprouts, or spinach. He likes walking around the mall. James is very excited about moving out to the new men’s home!

Jordon

Jordan is the newest resident at the mens home. He attends St. John’s transitions five days a week and loves all the activities they offer. Jordan is a huge Disney fan and loves to quiz staff on Disney Trivia.

 

Michael

Michael

Michael is 21, and celebrated his 21st birthday last December in New York City with family and friends. He has an older brother Colin, and a pet dog named Bella. He attends Okemos High School and will graduate this coming spring. He likes to swim, play basketball, go to musicals and anything to do with Disney! He is very excited about his new house, and moving in with “his guys”.

Nick

Nick

Nick is 21 years old. He is currently enrolled in the IISD School-to-Work program where he divides his day between school and work at Peckham, Inc. Nick loves to play sports. He plays ice hockey with the Ann Arbor Rockets and attends the MSU Sports Skills program. He also plays floor hockey and basketball with the Special Olympics. Nick also enjoys socializing and attends the Aspire of Michigan social training group. On the weekends, Nick loves to play music and ride his ATV around the farm.