Patricia is a lawyer with more than 35 years experience in mediation. She serves on the Boards of Sierra Club of Canada and Canadians for Tax Fairness and was a Director of Coast Capital Savings for almost ten years. She is passionate about the need for increasing public awareness of existing paths to meeting the climate justice crisis. Patricia joined the Board of BCSEA in 2014 and has served as Governance Chair for the past year. She lives in Victoria with her scientist husband, elderly Bijon and various young people who seem to enjoy using her home as a launching pad or resting place.