Pat Golding is the Founder and Director of Hickman Charter School. Ms. Golding is a leader and pioneer in the California charter schools movement and served in the early years on the California Network of Educational Charters (CANEC) Board, six years on CCSA Board of Directors and is currently serving on CharterSAFE JPA Board.Ms. Golding received the 2003 Hart Vision Charter Leader of the Year award.
Ms. Golding received the Legacy Award at the 20th Annual Charter Schools Conference. The Legacy Awards were created to celebrate those outstanding charter school supporters, funders, operators and elected officials who have been stewards of the movement over the last 20 years. Each Legacy Award winner represents the hope and dedication of two generations of California Charter School students.