Pat Montenegro has 41 years of educational experience, and the last 19 of those have been as a Visiting Teacher. Pat obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Education from Cumberland College in Williamsburg, Virginia and a Master’s degree in Education from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, Virginia.
Pat’s career spans as an English teacher and basketball coach at the Vocational School with Hampton City Schools; a Unit Supervisor for the Virginia Home for Boys in Richmond, Virginia; an Assistant Principal at Rustburg High School and then to his current as a Visiting Teacher with Campbell County schools.
Currently, Pat represents the Central region of the Virginia Association of School Social Workers as a co-chair as well as the State Association’s parliamentarian. He has also held positions as secretary and treasurer of the Central region.
In his free time, Pat has enjoyed being Sunday school teacher and Youth leader at his church.
When asked what he enjoys about his job, he stated: “it’s not the pay, but helping a family or student overcome a difficult time or challenge to become successful.”