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Patricia Rausch

Patricia Rausch

Director of Career Programs
Programs | Career Programs


Patricia is the Director of Career Programs at LI. Under her leadership, the Division hosts twelve types of training and performs hundreds of career consultations per year. Her team also manages the intern program as well as all aspects of Conservative Jobs - the Institute's free job placement website - currently serving more than 2,000 job seekers and 400 recruiters.

Prior to this position, she served as the Institute's Director of Political and Online Programs, where she created and managed all political trainings as well as the online production and distribution of LI programs and materials to strategic partners and to the general public. During her early days at LI, she served as the Deputy Director of Grassroots where she was responsible for identifying, recruiting, and training conservative leaders and activists around the country.

Patricia came to LI in 2008 with a background in campaigns and grassroots organizing - spending time working on national, state, and local races.

Raised in Rome, New York, Patricia graduated from the College at Brockport’s Delta Leadership Honors Program and holds a certificate in Human Resources from George Mason University. In her spare time, Patricia enjoys last-minute road trips, all things nautical, and although being a native New Yorker, she is an official citizen of Red Sox Nation. She resides in Arlington with her husband and their Miniature Schnauzer, Chase - aka #mydog.

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