Patti Skelton-McGougan, Chief Executive Officer, Youth Eastside Services, “Supporting Young People in Turbulent Times”
Patti Skelton-McGougan has been the Chief Executive Officer of Youth Eastside Services since 1997. She holds a degree in Social Work/Sociology from Washington State University, and is a graduate of the University of Washington’s Cascade Public Executive Program and Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business’ Executive Program.
Patti has received the Woman of the Year award, presented by Bellevue Business and Professional Women, and the Community Commitment Award, presented by the Bellevue Youth Link Board. She has over 25 years of experience in local and regional organizations dedicated to serving children and teens, the disabled, minorities, and seniors, including Children’s Home Society, the Washington Department of Social and Health Services, and the City of Bellevue.
Patti has served on numerous Governance Boards, and has played a key role in developing new approaches to address the changing needs of the youth and families in our community.