Carol Patterson, CEO
Carol Patterson is the new Chief Executive Officer of Shepherd’s Gate, and began January 15, 2018. Carol was a senior executive at Cityteam corporate headquarters in San Jose for over 17 years, focused on homelessness and addiction. Her expertise in nonprofit ministry, finance, and operations positions her to be a visionary leader for our organization.
However, it is Carol’s tremendous passion for homeless and abused women and children in the Bay Area that is her most important asset. She is deeply committed to Christ and helping more women break the cycles of homelessness, abuse, and addiction. Carol will continue Shepherd’s Gate’s mission and advance our programs to help even more women and children transform their lives. Our commitment has always been and will continue to be sharing the love of Christ with abused and homeless women and children.