Patrick Cheng is the Development Director for the Young Professionals in Foreign Policy New York branch. He is also an Emergency Management Specialist at the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Before working in the Federal government, Patrick worked in at the local level within NYC government as a Policy Analyst for the NYC Parks Department. Patrick has also interned at various other organizations such as the Council on Foreign Relations, NYC Department of Consumer Affairs, and Capitol Hill. Patrick is a graduate of New York University's Political Science and Philosophy programs.