Meet The Team



Barbara Holguin

Barbara Holguin is the owner and creator of the vision that has now become Discovery Alcohol & Drug Education Program. With 10+ years in the probation/parole background, criminal courts experience she wanted to create a platform of likeminded professionals of educators and counselors to come together and make a place where recovery could live. Since 2016 when she left the courts she has been building Discovery to what it has become now. 



Rachael Alizadeh

Rachael Alizadeh is the Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor/Supervisor for outpatient services.

Rachael has worked in several different aspects of substance use including juveniles on probation or incarceration, inpatient/outpatient treatment, and helping mothers (and children) in a safe environment with substance use disorders.

She started this journey working in a Methadone treatment clinic while she completed her Internship. Rachael has been licensed with the State of Texas since 2011, when she graduated from San Antonio College with an Associate Degree in Substance Abuse Counseling and Counseling Psychology and continued her education at Texas A & M University: San Antonio.



Courtney Boyce

Courtney Boyce is a seasoned professional with a Bachelor’s degree from Lamar University, and almost 15 years of experience in the Criminal Justice and Public Safety fields. She has extensive knowledge of various educational classes, substance abuse treatment options, and court/legal procedures due to her experience with corrections, probation, and parole. She prides herself on being honest and helpful. She is a Houston native who loves spending time with her family and being outdoors.




Nancy Sanchez graduated from El Paso Community College with an Associates degree in Fine Arts. Currently attending the University of Texas-El Paso to obtain her bachelors degree in Multi-disciplinary studies. Lives in El Paso, Tx. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.