graduated with academic honours in 2002 from canadore college as a registered dental hygienist. in 2008, she received her self-initiation authorized by the college of dental hygiensts of ontario. patricia has practiced dental hygiene for the past 15 years at tomken centre dentistry. she has maintained her c.d.h.o. and c.d.h.a. memberships in good standing and is a proponent of continuing education. in patricia’s spare time she enjoys community activities, running marathons and disney vacations with family and friends.