Patricia HofferAn award-winning communicator and strategist, Patricia has channeled her passion for communications into a diverse public relations and marketing career that spans health care, education, business, fund development and the arts. As the Chief Communications Officer and Director of Volunteer Services at St. Joseph’s Health Care London, Patricia leads a creative and passionate team in the development and execution of strategic communications and marketing, volunteer management and ensuring that mission is embedded across the organization.

Prior to St. Joseph’s, Patricia held senior roles at Lashbrook Marketing and Public Relations, the London Economic Development Corporation, St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation and Western University. Her work has been recognized by the International Association of Business Communicators through both Excellence and Best of the Best Awards.

Patricia emigrated from Trinidad as a young adult and has lived in the London area for more than 20 years. She sat on the Junior Achievement of London and District Advisory Council of Trustees and currently sits on the Board of Directors, Ronald MacDonald House Southwestern Ontario and the London For All Leadership Table.

Patricia joined the Fanshawe College Board of Governors on September 1, 2014.