Patti is a 10th year director serving a Marketing & Advertising Director & KC's Kids Chairman.. She has served as secretary and treasurer. She is also in charge of the KCFA mascot KC Cowboy. In her 10 years as a director, she has been in charge of Halls & Grounds, livestock, parade, advertising & marketing, grounds entertainment, KC Cowboy and KC’s Kids. She has also been involved on multiple committees including the Queen’s Court Committee and Director Elect Nominating Committee.
Patti was born and raised in Kendall County and is proudly following in the footsteps of her dad who is a senior director along with both of her brothers who are past directors. She hopes her children and grandchildren will continue the tradition. Patti has two children, Klaiten and Kendall (current director) and two grandchildren Addison and Hudson. She brings many years of work experience in operations management, marketing, accounting and human resources. Patti’s goal as a director is improve and help the KCFA flourish so many generations to come will be able to create cherished memories at the fair as she has.