Patricia has been a speaker and seminar leader for a wide range of local and national events. Audiences have included: senior executives, trade and professional associations’ national conferences and developmental programs, Human Resource professionals, government contractors management events, and career development/transition groups.

National Conventions/Annual Conferences

  • ASTD 2009 International Convention: Success in Challenging Times
  • 8th District VA (Rep. Moran) Annual Women’s Conference 2004/2010
  • GrowSmartBiz 2nd Annual Conference: WOW! Hiring
  • Help Desk International, DC Annual Conference: Keynote
  • HRA-NCA Annual Conference 2005: Changing Nature of Retirement
  • Idealist -First Non-Profit HR Conference: What CEOs/EDs Want From HR
  • ISHRA Annual Conference: HR Careers – Grow your Future
  • SLA ‘State of the Art’ Conference: Managing in the Virtual Workplace
  • Society for Scholarly Publishing 2003 Annual Conference: Publishing Careers
  • Top Management Roundtable 2004 Conference: Critical Human Capital Issues
  • USDOL EO Officers Professional Development Forum 2009: Changing Nature of Older Worker Employment
  • Women Grow Business Boot Camp 2010: Building Blocks for Success


Management and Business Talks and Seminars

  •  ACPI-DC: Coaching Business – Changing Nature of Retirement
  • AT&T Government Solutions Divison Off-site: HR Trends
  • Institute of Management Consultants, National Capitol Area seminars
  • MOAA Business and Networking Group programs
  • Renaissance Executive Forum: Effective Hiring
  • SSP Seminars: Effective Hiring Practices; On-boarding and Retention
  • TEC (now Vistage): Sexual Harassment and Discrimination
  • Washington Women’s Information Network: HR Issues; Workforce Development

Career Development Seminars and Speeches

  • Arlington County 1st Annual Jobfest: Marketing Yourself
  • Job Fairs
  • DCWeb Women seminars
  • Fordham University DC Careers Group: Career Management
  • 40Plus-DC programs
  • HRA-NCA Career Management programs
  • Project SAME seminars
  • Service Source seminars
  • Technology Opportunities Program for Students (TOPS) seminars
  • ‘Weburbs’ (MC cable TV) series: Job Search Tactics; Retirement Planning

NOTE: Those without titles indicate multiple speeches for the organization.