Patrick Labbe holds 6
college degrees: 3 in Nursing(ADN, BSN and MSN), 1 in Law (Paralegal Certificate), a Master of Divinity and a Bachelor
in Liberal Studies with Psychology and History Majors.
Patrick has worked as a
Quality Engineer, a High School Teacher, A "Repo" Man, a Disc Jockey, a Talk Show Host and a Registered Nurse. He has
advanced training in correctional nursing and has worked at Evans Correction Institution in Bennettesville, SC and has
worked as a Nurse Educator and Clinic Coordinator at Lieber Correctional Institution, a Level Three maximum security
prison located in Ridgeville, South Carolina. Patrick is currently teaching at Virginia College of Charleston and working as a Care Manager
for Humana at Home.
Patrick also served in both
the United States Air Force and the United States Army. He received an Honorable Discharge in February 2003. His
last assignment was in the UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE, NURSE CORPS.
Patrick is active in
politics, identifing as a Democratic Socialist and a strong supporter of Progressives like Senator Bernie Sanders.
a member of the Knights of Pythias, served as Secretary of Stonewall-Jasper Lodge #6 in Charleston, South Carolina and
as Secretary of Sinbad Temple #96 Dramatic Order of the Knights of Khorassan in Charleston SC. He has served as Imperial Representative
and Deputy Imperial Prince for South Carolina for the Dramatic Order of the Knights of Khorassan. He is a 32nd
degree Mason and a York Rite Knight Templar.
Patrick is married to Victoria
Santiago Labbe. Victoria is from the Republic of the Philippines. Patrick and Victoria met in 1997 in Hong Kong, China.
Patrick has four children
David, Chris, Alicia and Katie from Patrick's previous marriage. In addition, Patrick and Victoria have two children
from Victoria's previous marriage: Alvizar and Sergz.
The Labbe family are members of
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim www.kkbe.org the oldest reform Jewish congregation in America located in Charleston SC.