P​atrick W. Carr joined the Foundation as the rerpesentative of the Shasta College Board of Trustees in 2019. Mr. Carr is an advocate for community colleges and higher education, having earned his Bachelor of Arts from Santa Clara University and his Master of Economics from Washington State University.  Retired from the California Department of Transportation, Mr. Carr has held leadership positions with various charitable and non-profit organizations including Lassen Park Foundation and the Santa Clara University 2004-2005 National Alumni Board.