Patricia is Associate Director of Internship Quest, LLC (internshipquest.com) where her focus is on the development of work-based skills and competencies. She develops seminars and learning experiences to help students learn the behaviors, soft skills and positive work attitudes and habits needed for successful employment.
Patricia’s background includes both teaching and international HR management. She is currently teaching Organizational Behavior at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in the graduate and undergraduate programs where she has developed on-line learning courses in Blackboard Vista and Blackboard Learn. She taught for 10 years with New York City Board of Education working in alternative education programs.
She has worked for over 25 years in Corporate Management focusing on Management Development, Change Management, Succession and Talent Development.
Patricia has consulted with a number of international companies in leadership development, employee education and customer service. She also has wide experience in recruitment interviewing for front line customer service roles and entry-level jobs.
As a member of two UK Government Task Forces, she has been involved in establishing employment policies to encourage single parents and disadvantaged groups back into the workforce.
Patricia currently lives in Brewster on Cape Cod and is a graduate of Adelphi University (BA and MS) and Cass Business School City University, London (MBA)