Pat Coleman

Vice President of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI)

Pat Coleman, MBA, is vice president of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) at Alberici. She serves as a champion, change agent and strategic leader to support the firm’s commitment to recruiting and retaining a diverse, talented workforce and engaging with and supporting disadvantaged businesses. Additionally, she advises on community engagement efforts to enhance Alberici’s economic and social investment that strengthen the communities where they work.

Coleman draws on more than two decades with Behavioral Health Response, Inc. (BHR), providing accessible mental-health services and crisis support. She served most recently as its president and CEO between 2012 and 2023.

Coleman earned a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Administration from Saint Louis University before earning her Master of Business Administration from Fontbonne University. Coleman serves on the board of directors for Greater St. Louis, Inc., whose mission includes fostering inclusive economic growth. Coleman currently serves as a board trustee for Fontbonne University and is a past Chair of the City of St. Louis Workforce Investment Board, which advocates for occupational training and connects companies with job seekers and serves on several national mental-health industry boards.