Patrick A. Paschall (he/him/his)
As Director of Finance and Operations, Patrick is responsible for ensuring NCTE’s operational efficiency and fiscal health by overseeing finance, budgeting, human resources, staff development, technology, and other aspects of NCTE’s day-to-day operations.
Prior to joining NCTE, Patrick served as the Executive Director of FreeState Justice, Maryland’s LGBTQ legal services and policy advocacy nonprofit, and as a Senior Policy Counsel at the National LGBTQ Task Force. Patrick is excited to return to NCTE, where he began his career in transgender rights activism as a policy intern in 2007. Patrick is licensed to practice law in the State of Texas and holds degrees from Hofstra University School of Law and Texas A&M University.