Patricia Chardavoyne began her New York City career in 1999 at the Kings County District Attorney’s Office. Following her first assignment as a Community Service Aide in the Payroll Management Unit, she went on to assist victims of domestic violence. Presently, Chardavoyne is Vice President of Publicity and Community Relations for Social Service Employees Union Local 371. Her wide-ranging affiliations include the Coalition of Union Labor Women, for which she is a vice president.