Pat Welch, SABE Director

Patricia Welch (Cree/Ojibwe) has worked with Native Youth for the last 20 years. From the development and implementation of projects addressing gang intervention through theater, pregnancy prevention and tradional women's health for young women, Patricia is dedicated to the wellness of our children.  Patricia is a practicing artist and teaching artist who applies the process of creating in her work with adolescents.  Patricia has a Bachalors Degree in Fine Arts from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and is currently pursuing her Masters Degree at the Adler Institute for Art Therapy with a focus on Post Traumatic Stress and Historical Trauma. 

Experiential Education Program Coordinator / Theraputic Arts