Sept. 2023 | Vol.5, Iss. 1
Anyone actively involved in RGV LEAD since Pat Bubb was the RGV LEAD Executive Director, will undoubtedly recognize Pat Hobbs, Chief Executive Officer at Workforce Solutions Cameron, as an influential and active RGV LEAD Board member. Through his involvement in RGV LEAD, Pat has partnered with RGV LEAD in mentorship activities, teacher externships, grant partnerships, and more! His role as a member of the RGV LEAD Board of Directors has always been that of a key player.
Pat Hobbs has served in various post-secondary leadership positions over the previous 38 years, and, in the opinion of many, is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable college and workforce persons in the Valley.
His career began as a Business Instructor at Texas Southmost College in 1971. He progressed up the administration ranks over the next 18 years to become the college’s Vice President for Technical Education.
Mr. Hobbs has a wealth of experience and knowledge of college finance and budgeting, grant development, and organizational and policy-making skills. He has been a leader in education in the Valley for many years. He is now applying his management skills to helping Cameron County develop a quality workforce that will maintain our current business needs and attract new industries to our area.
RGV LEAD thanks Pat Hobbs for his years of service and dedication to the RGV LEAD Board of Directors.