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From "Luck of the Irish" to a Life of Servant Leadership
You could say that Pat Rawson has had the luck of the Irish at times in his life. Back in 1958, after immigrating at the age of seven to the United States, Rawson — along with his mother and five siblings — had the uncommon fortune of being reunited with his father on the nationally broadcast show, “It Could Be You.” He then grew up amid a robust, growing Irish-Catholic family, which included another five siblings who were born in the states. However, immersed in such a big family, Rawson quickly learned not to rely on luck alone to get him by in life. He grew up learning the importance of faith, family and community, plus the value of having a strong work ethic. He learned not to take anything for granted — not his family, not his education, not his community, and not his country. Read more.