Meet the Staff

Pat – Founder and President

Pat is a Certified International Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Pat is the Founder and President of Rock In Prevention. He graduated from Upper Iowa University with a Bachelor of Science, Business Management degree. Pat created this uplifting, evidence-based, national award-winning program in 1990. Prior to founding Rock In Prevention, Pat worked as a counselor with addicted teens in treatment for seven years. Pat combined his strong desire to help children avoid the first use of alcohol, tobacco and drugs, his counseling experience and his love for music, to help over 1.5 million children and families.


Christina – Special Projects Coordinator

Christina has been working for Rock In Prevention since October 2017. In her time at Rock In Prevention, Christina has helped Pat and an international team to develop and create Rock Digi. Christina works with the software development team to build the Rock Digi site as well as ensure a great user experience. She also edits and produces whiteboard animations, music videos, and other video content for Rock Digi. Christina is dedicated to helping students learn the skills needed to be successful and achieve their goals.