Patti is a virtual sales, marketing and customer service veteran that enjoys the outdoors, the arts, music and horses. She has been very outdoorsy her entire life, She has an interest in survivalism or prepping. Her father is a Navy veteran and worked in state government, he was one of the driving forces to her becoming a strong conservative. Patti enjoys the company of mostly libertarians and independents. Patti is also a singer, and a member of a ladies acapella barbershop group called the Barre tones since spring 2010. The group travels throughout the eastern continental North America. Finally, Patti is one of our newest team mates on Newshourfirst.com that has enjoyed writing since her days of childhood.