Patricia first became involved with ILI in 2017, when she completed the TESOL certificate program. She subsequently served on the ILI Board for a year, and is now a volunteer community member on the Development Committee. She joined ILI as the fundraising manager in November.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in international relations and a master’s degree in literature and writing. After three decades in the field of marketing communications, she joined the U.S. Department of State as a Foreign Service Officer in 2009 and served in Bangladesh, Italy, and Washington, D.C. before retiring in 2016.
When she is not working on ILI’s fundraising activities, Patricia is an avid gardener, serial home renovator, and family genealogist. She also a collage artist, and you can see her work at www.patriciahillcollage.com.