Patti Lawrence joined WSA in 2016 and became active at once as a Support Group Leader. She joined the WSA Board of Directors as the Coordinator for Support Groups in 2020.
Patti has been a caregiver for her spouse who suffered with dementia till his recent passing. She is the mother of 4 grown daughters, and grandmother to 6 awesome young ones from ages 7 through 19. She currently lives with her oldest daughter and family in Springfield, MA.
Patti is an ordained UCC/Baptist minister, currently serving in retirement as a Transitional Pastor for a church in Hartford, CT. She is the Support Group Leader of the Western CT/MA WSA Support Group (currently meeting online via ZOOM).