On today’s episode as part of our community voices segment, we are joined by Pat Butler. Pat is currently in pursuit of his doctorate in Policy, Planning and Development from USC. He is an Assistant Chief with the Los Angeles Fire Department, where he has worked for 27-years. He has been assigned to both administrative and operational commands within the LAFD. He is also involved with child literacy and mental health services in our communities and serves on the boards of Vision to Learn as well as the San Fernando Valley Mental Health Center.