Patrick K. Dorsey| Senior Account Executive
Patrick Dorsey brings significant experience and insights into public affairs, community engagement, media relations and coalition building to his Lucas Public Affairs work. Throughout his career, he has contributed to solutions to many of the state’s pressing issues, including higher education, health care and homelessness.
Previously an account executive at a global public relations firm that conducted statewide outreach campaigns for government clients, Patrick managed the firm’s work for Covered California, California’s Health Benefit Exchange and the California Community Colleges. He also supported project management, legislative and community outreach, and the coordination of media events for notable clients in early childhood education, health care and higher education.
A graduate of California State University, Sacramento, Patrick served as president of the Associated Students, Inc. He worked on student food insecurity and homelessness by leading the creation of the On-Campus Emergency Housing program and the Hornet Roommate Finder, a first-of-its-kind app.
Patrick earned his master’s degree in public policy and administration from Sacramento State. He resides in midtown Sacramento and enjoys playing bocce with friends.