Patrick Hayes, MSW, LCSWA joined Charlotte Bridge Home in July 2017, after completing his Masters of Social Work at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. During his time at UNC-Charlotte, Patrick completed field placements with the Urban Ministry Center in Charlotte and the W.G. (Bill) Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury, NC.
Prior to becoming a Social Worker, Patrick served in the U.S. Army as a Logistics Officer for seven years and continues to serve in the U.S. Army Reserves. He was commissioned through Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Georgia, and attended the Ordnance Officer Basic course at Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Maryland. Patrick was stationed in North Carolina and Virginia and deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Patrick is the father of three boys and lives in Concord with his wife Dr. Rebecca Hayes. In addition to his MSW he holds an undergraduate degree in Theatre Arts from Catawba College, Salisbury NC, and a Master's In Education from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.