Patricia Pedraza-Nafziger is a self-proclaimed “geek girl” with a passion for technology, learning, and teaching. Patricia’s long-term career at a Fortune 500 aerospace company exposed her to many challenges associated with the rapid pace of technology advancement. Leading an Information Systems team while earning a Ph.D. in Information Technology, Patricia is now an IT College Instructor dedicated to sharing the knowledge she has gained with students zealous about technology and learning.
Patricia has published three non-fiction books to date and is an award-winning author. She volunteers as a contributing editor for BellaOnline’s – Distance Learning channel writing about the latest online learning and teaching trends, and considers herself a lifelong learner.
When she’s not working, studying, or writing, Patricia enjoys road trips, international travel, cooking new recipes, outdoor recreation, and spending time with her husband and two dogs, Coco and Kenya.