is a member of the English Department faculty at Wolcott. After graduating cum laude from College of the Holy Cross with a BA in English, Patricia began teaching in Philadelphia with Teach for America. She then moved to Chicago and earned her Master of Arts in Teaching at National-Louis University. Through teaching courses in English, writing, and AP Language and Composition at Northtown Academy and Noble Street College Prep, she has experienced incredible joy in helping students find their voice and confidence in writing. Additionally, she has enjoyed coaching cross country and advising National Honor Society.