Rebecca Pate head shot

Rebecca L. Pate

Benefits Advocacy

Rebecca is an Advocate at HAC. She joined the organization in late 2022. Before working at HAC, Rebecca worked at the Walnut Avenue Women’s Center in Santa Cruz which provided her with an education on domestic violence and gave rise to her real human rights passion: homelessness. Rebecca is a musician and has played drums for over 20 years.

M.S., Human Rights, University of Dublin, Ireland, 2015. Dissertation on “Access to Abortion Rights in Latin America: Comparative Politics”
B.A., dual degrees, Psychology and Politics, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2014