KCOY Central Coast News Reporter/Producer
Patti came to KCOY from our sister station KION in Salinas in 2005. She started her career in Phoenix doing traffic reports for the CBS affiliate after graduating from the Walter Cronkite School of Broadcast at Arizona State University. Patti went on to report and anchor for KOBR in New Mexico and then anchored the evening newscasts in Idaho Falls before settling here on the Central Coast.
Patti has been a lecturer in the Cal Poly Journalism Department since 2006 and has also completed a Master's Degree in Journalism and Communications from South Dakota State University.
Patti lives in Arroyo Grande with her two teenage children, two chihuahuas, two dachsunds and two cats. She loves to cook and entertain friends and family in her free time.