Pat Rumbaugh, The Play Lady, has been encouraging people to play her entire life. Pat is the co-founder and executive director of the nonprofit www.letsplayamerica.org. Pat has been named the National Play Advocator of the Year by the Clemson University Learning Institute and AARP named Pat one of the 100+ Inspiring Community Leaders. Pat speaks regularly at conferences, organizes play events and spends time playing with her grandson Charlie.
Pat Rumbaugh and Daniel Nakamura are the co-founders of the nonprofit www.letsplayamerica.org. Let’s Play America’s mission is to increase opportunities for all people to enjoy play through partnerships with communities, organizations, and individuals in a joint effort to create locally inspired, playful events.