Dwain Bridges Jr, is a Detroit native, business owner, real estate agent, and Co-founder of THRIVE SS Inc. Dwain developed a passion for helping people at a young age and in 2007 he obtained an Associate’s Degree in Human Services. Mr. Bridges has worked at organizations such as The Michigan AIDS Fund, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University, the Detroit Health Department, AID Atlanta and AbsoluteCARE Medical Center and Pharmacy. In 2011, Dwain received his Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare Administration and his License to practice Real Estate.
Having years of experience working in Community Health, Dwain has had the opportunity to severe on several Community Advisory and Planning boards. In 2013, Dwain moved to Atlanta, Georgia to live out a dream of his deceased sister. While in Atlanta he struggled to find a sense of community, support and healthcare. After finding out his HIV status he decided to go back to school. In 2015, Dwain happily received his Master’s Degree in Business Administration and vowed to utilize his skills to save his community. Dwain is one of three co-founders of THRIVE Support Services and currently serves as the Director of Operations and Finance.