Pat Lawler

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Name

Pat Lawler

Affiliation

CEO, Youth Villages

Location

Bartlett, TN

Biography

Patrick W. Lawler is chief executive officer of Youth Villages, one of the largest private providers of services to troubled children and their families in the country. Under his leadership, Youth Villages has established an array of specialized treatment programs operated by an effective team of more than 2,700 employees in 66 locations across 11 states and the District of Columbia. Youth Villages’ mission is to help children and families live successfully. Since 1980, Mr. Lawler has served as CEO of Youth Villages, which has grown from serving 40 youth to offering hope to more than 20,000 children and families each year.