As Chief Operating Officer, Patti enjoys leading the MCOR Team where she leverages her extensive business experience and passion for education through innovative training and recruitment initiatives that close skill and hiring gaps to serve workforce needs of our growing Arizona business community. A creative problem solver and strategic thinker, Patti has over 20 years of experience in sales, marketing, and operations with the majority of her time spent in business development and strategy during change initiatives to take organizations to a new level of efficiency and performance. She enjoys finding the common thread needed to bring key stakeholders together for the greater good. Patti holds a BS in Business Finance from California State University, Long Beach and certificates in Managing People From a Global Perspective and Global Marketing Strategy from Thunderbird School of Global Management. She loves the innovative and agile process required to nurture ongoing excellence and collaboration within organizations and to inspire retention through employee engagement and professional development. While Patti finds joy in many things, spending time with her three daughters tops the list. She also loves to travel, bike or run the mountain trails, and play in the great outdoors.