Patricia is a feature writer covering money, consumer and career/workplace issues for Newsday. Before joining the paper in 1994, she was a senior editor at McCall’s magazine and features editor and career columnist at the American Banker newspaper. She has taught middle-school English and is currently an adjunct instructor at New York University and the Center for News Literacy at Stony Brook University.
Patricia presented at the Facing History School on April 30, 2010; and was the keynote speaker for KIPP Though College Career Incubator on July 21, 2010.
Patricia represented NLP at the High School News Literacy Conference at Baruch College on November 12, 2010.