Katrina Dixon Patterson
Service Coordinator II
Washington Department on Disability Services
Patterson is a behavioral consultant and psychiatric rehabilitation program supportive counselor in Largo, as well as a service coordinator with the Washington Developmental Disabilities Administration. She has also served as a social worker with the DC Coalition for the Homeless.
As a mentor, Patterson was the vice chair of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority’s Emerging Young Leaders Initiative in the District. The program focused on building skills related to self-esteem, leadership, financial literacy, career building, civic engagement and educational enrichment for middle school-aged girls.
She’s also a member of multiple civic organizations, including the Junior League of Prince George’s County, Reynolds & Associates, Goal Grinders Inc. and the Junior League of Washington.
“I lead by example, competence, show compassion, and display myself as an energetic leader with a gift of service in order to inspire change not just locally but, also globally by serving and supporting those in need,” she said.