Speakers

Patricia Roberts

Deputy Director at City of Port St. Lucie Parks & Recreation Department

As Deputy Director for the City of Port St. Lucie Parks & Recreation Department, Pattie is responsible for administrative and business services within the department. Her responsibilities include overseeing the completion of daily cash reports, bi-weekly payroll, VISA purchase reconciliations, requisition entry, drafting of communication through all City departments and to the public, and she serves as Accreditation Coordinator for the departmental pursuit of national accreditation, and departmental record retention processes.

Preceding achieving the position of Deputy Director in 2012, Pattie had served the previous four years as Manager, Systems Support, for the Parks & Recreation Department. Ms. Roberts was initially hired by the City as Office Manager at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center, where she served for four years as well. Prior to her years of service with the City, Pattie’s career includes seven years as Vice President of a telephone company in Arizona, and eight years as Logistics Coordinator in Illinois. Pattie is an advocate of volunteerism and was instrumental in the development of the City of Port St. Lucie Volunteer Program in 2009.

Pattie received her Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism with a minor in English from Arizona State University. She is a staunch advocate in the field of substance abuse disorder to eradicate the stigma associated with this devastating disease.

Sessions

Nature, Trauma, and Healing

Tuesday, June 21
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM