|Born:||August 25, 1950 (age 68)|
|Career:||Vice President/Financial Advisor, Clearpath Wealth Management, present|
Minority Leader, Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 2017-present
Representative, Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 2010-present
Former Deputy Minority Leader, Rhode Island State House of Representatives
Candidate, Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 2004
|Education:||BA, Kent State University|
MA, Rhode Island College
Patricia Morgan is currently the Minority Leader of the Rhode Island House of Representatives. She was elected to this position in 2016 and assumed office January 3, 2017. She is now running for governor of Rhode Island in the 2018 elections.
Morgan was born in Ohio on August 25, 1950. She earned her BA from Kent State University, a Post Graduate studies in Special Education from Mississippi State College, her MA from Rhode Island College, her Principal Certificate from Providence College, and her Certificate in Improving Government Performance from Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. She spent her early career as a teacher and a small business owner.
Morgan’s political career started in 2004 when she ran for the Rhode Island State House of Representatives. She spent the next 15 years in the Rhode Island House of Representatives holding various roles such as Minority Leader and Deputy Minority Leader.