Patricia (Patty) Blanchette joined Maguire Associates in 2011. She serves as a consultant and project leader in the enrollment management area. Patty joins us from The College Board where she served as Senior Director for K-16 Initiatives in the New England Regional Office. Prior to joining The College Board, Patty worked in a variety of teaching, research, residential life, and enrollment management positions in higher education and secondary schools, including: the University of California, Santa Cruz and Berkeley, Stanford University, F. W. Olin College of Engineering, and Phillips Exeter Academy. Her experience in these positions has honed her skills in helping institutional leaders to effectively align academic and administrative priorities. Patty holds a Ph.D. in history from the University of California, Santa Cruz, an M.T.S. from Harvard Divinity School, an M.A. from the University of Chicago, and a B.A. from Boston College. A classically trained dancer for more than 20 years, Patty is also a passionate fan of Boston sports, maps and cartography, and international travel. She can be reached at email@example.com.