Courtesy of the New York Post

684: Lynne Patton

Former Vice President of the Eric Trump Foundation

Born: 1973, Alabama, United States of America

Lynne currently heads Region II of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. Region II covers New York and New Jersey and is the largest HUD regional office in the country.

Lynne holds a bachelors in English Literature and previously worked as an event planner. She was also involved in casting several seasons of the Celebrity Apprentice and worked as a paralegal.

In 1992, when Lynne was an undergraduate student, she lived through Hurricane Andrew and subsequently trained with the Red Cross to become a Mass Disaster Shelter Supervisor.

Sources:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/lynnepatton/

https://www.blackpast.org/african-american-history/patton-lynne-1973/