A native of Anaheim, California, Patty spent 16 years in Hawaii and has been in Colorado since 1975. Patty has been at Arapahoe Ridge since it opened. Patty works in Nutrition Services and enjoys providing the students with nutritious lunches. Outside of school, Patty enjoys scenic hikes, cooking, reading, walking her Cairn Terrier (Kina), girl’s day out, and summer vacation. Patty loves reading but two favorites are Ann of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery and The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein. Patty has been married since 1979 and has four adult children.
Favorite color: green, orange, and purple
Favorite food: Asian fusion & fish tacos
Advice to students: Start each day with a healthy breakfast.