Patricia Pate grew up in Upstate New York and graduated from Russell Sage College. She taught primary grades and learning disabled children in New York, Boston and California. She has traveled to Africa and Europe and has lived in the Middle East. Pat currently lives in Washington State. In addition to teaching, she has worked in retail, banking and most recently in real estate.
Pat has a long history of Community and association involvement including PTA, Teachers Association, Campfire Leader and working with the Washington Junior Miss program. She is a member of Pullman, Washington Chamber of Commerce and serves on the Chamber Government Affairs Committee. She is a member of the Whitman County Association of Realtors® (WCAR) and serves on its Government Affairs Committee. She has been Chair of the WCAR Grievance and Professional Standards Committee. Pat is also a member of Washington Realtors® Association and the National Association of Realtors®.