Pat Addabbo '08

Major: Outdoor Leadership/ History
Work Crew: Auto Shop
Current Job: Youth Sports Mentoring Program Manager at Disable Sports USA

Since graduating from Warren Wilson, Addabbo has worked in Washington D.C. as DS/USA’s youth sports mentoring program manager. DS/USA is a national nonprofit that offers sports rehabilitation programs nationwide to anyone with a permanent disability, and has 99 chapters in 38 states. It serves thousands of people with disabilities through dozens of sports. Addabbo also oversees the community inclusion project, which provides training for community organizations so that they may increase recreation activities for disabled youth.

 “Wilson alumni understand that each of us shares a respect for hard work, the environment, and giving back. This is a spirit which no other college seems to have.”