Patricia Pedraza-Nafziger is a self-proclaimed “geek girl” with a passion for technology and a 20+ year career in information technology at The Boeing Company. She is currently the Boeing Research and Technology information systems team lead and a doctoral candidate researching Boeing’s multi-generational knowledge sharing strategies using social media.
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 blog writing about the latest online learning trends. Patricia has a passion for learning and considers herself a lifelong learner. She believes in the value of sharing knowledge with one another, whether academic, professional, or personal life experiences.
When she’s not working, studying, or writing, Patricia enjoys oil painting, road trips, international travel, cooking new recipes, outdoor recreation, and spending time with her husband and two fur kids.
Patricia is a member of the Pacific Northwest Writer’s Association, established in 1956.