Asha Patel, BS, Director of Business Operations - joined LCMHS in 2006, became the Office Manager in fall of 2015, and Director of Business Operations in July of 2017. She holds a Bachelor's of Business Administration (BBA) degree in Management and Accounting which she earned from Pittsburg State University, graduating in 2000. Patel resides in Parsons with her husband, Kanak, their children Shaan and Aashka and Morkie puppy, Lola. Originally from India, Patel and her family moved to Pennsylvania during her high school years. She then moved to Parsons in 1996. She is a 2010-2011 graduate of Leadership Labette. Patel enjoys spending time with friends and family and attending her children’s sporting activities. Her and her family are active in the community as well as their children’s schools.