GOLD Rising Star Patrick Slight '13
Graduates Of the Last Decade Award Given
Patrick J. Slight '13, recipient of the 2016 GOLD Rising Star Award, has been actively involved as as a Lasell alum since his 2013 graduation. A member of the Board of Overseers, he was the face of the new Lasell Fund Scholars Program for leadership donors. Slight ran the Boston Marathon for the College in 2015, helping to raise over $5,000 in support for the John Hancock Boston Marathon Scholarship Fund for Lasell students. As an undergraduate, Slight was president of the Class of 2013, head resident assistant, Orientation leader, peer mentor, Student Athletic Advisory Council treasurer and a record-breaking member of the College's Cross County and Indoor and Outdoor Track teams. In addition, he was a student representative to the Lasell College Steering Committee for NEASC accreditation and a Blue Key Admissions ambassador. Slight graduated from Lasell with a BS in Entrepreneurship and is using his strong background in customer service as a category manager for Miller Coors in Boston, MA.