Pattie joined the AgSafe board in 2016, replacing Dick Klein Geltink.
Pattie was born and raised on a cattle ranch in Alberta and has been involved in 4-H for most of her life. In her youth she was a member of beef and horse 4-H and later on volunteered as a leader for her local beef club.
Pattie was employed by WorkSafeBC as an Agricultural Safety Officer for many years thus bringing with her this additional and valued health and safety experience. She currently manages the dairy division of her family farm.