Family: Husband: Ned 2 Children: Craig, Claire.
Birth date: 01/09/1946
Home City: Arlington, TX
PhD, Educational Administration, University of North Texas, 1999
MA, Education, University of North Texas, 1969
BA, Elementary Education, Baylor University, 1966.
Clinical Associate Professor, College of Education, University of Texas at Arlington, 1994-present
Consultant/School Board Trainer, Region Education Service Center IV, 1997-1998
Consultant/Community Liaison, Arlington School District, 1997
Director of Adult Program Services, CPC Millwood Hospital, 1992-93
Director of Education, In-Patient Services and Adolescent Services, Bedford Meadows Hospital, 1989-1992
Teacher, Birdville School District, 1986-1989
Office Business Manager, Ned H. Patrick, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1984-1986
Teacher, Richardson School District, 1967-1971
Teacher, Waco School District, 1966-1967.
Representative, Texas State House of Representatives, 2007-present
Member, Texas State Board of Education, 1992-1996
Member/President, Arlington School District Board of Trustees, 1981-1992.
Vice President, Arlington Independent School District Educational Foundation Board, present
Member, Junior League of Arlington, present
Member, Women's Policy Forum of Tarrant County, present
Board of Directors, Arlington Museum of Art
President of the Executive Committee, Center for Professional Development and Technology
Board of Directors, Children's Advocacy Network
Consortium of State Organizations of Texas Teacher Educators
County Co-Chair, March of Dimes
Advisory Board, Texas Center for Educational Research.
Member, Tarrant County School-to-Work Commission
Member, Tarrant County Youth Council.
Higher Education, Member
Local and Consent Calendars, Member
Public Education, Member