Patricia R. Hobson presently serves as Vice President, Business Development in partnership with Lynn Hobson, daughter, President of Hobbiecom Public Relations based in Manhattan and located in New York City and Washington, D.C.
Patricia Hobson is a graduate of the University of the District of Columbia with a BA Degree, major in Political Science and minor is in the Social Sciences. She also received a Juris Doctor from the Howard University School of Law in May, 1979. Since this time Patricia has served as a full tenured Professor for Business Law with the Bunker Hill Community College, Charlestown, Massachusetts and worked for the MASS Transit Authority as a Personnel Compliance Officer with the Massachusetts Transit Authority. Most of Patricia’s professional career has been spent with the federal government working with Financial Management Systems within the Department of Housing and Urban Development as a Management Analyst, and represented the agency on the Interagency Financial Council. After leaving the federal service, Patricia worked as an attorney with Curtis, Lewis and Associates, a Washington, D.C. based law firm charged with the responsibility to dispose of discrimination cases throughout the government, including the National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA) and the United States Information Agency (USID). Patricia most recently served as Manager, Business Development, Cox and Associates, CPA Firm representing the firm before many federal agencies to include United States Aid for Independent Development (USAID), the Social Security Administration (SSA), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA); the Veterans Administration (VA); the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
Patricia currently serves on the Women’s Leadership Council for United Way Worldwide and works with the local Washington, D.C. Chapter Advisory Board for the Women’s Leadership Council, United Way. She is presently a member of the Black Women’s Roundtable , National Coalition Black Civic Participation under Melanie Campbell, Convenor and Executive Director. She is also a member of the Advisory Council for the William Kellibrew Foundation, serving as Chair, Development Committee.
Patricia takes pride in public service and is devoting her life at this time in this to help build a model funding for the nonprofits in need of this valuable service. Patricia maintains a philosophy to give back in every way that you can.