Constance (Connie) Patrick is not only a member of the Parangello Players Board of Directors, she is also an instructor. After spending a number of years in Education as both a high school Instructor and Department Chair, Constance’s career navigated through several industries with Best Western Hotels International, Spiegel Catalog, AARP, National Catalog Corporation, Cendant Travel, McKesson Health Solutions, California State Automobile Association, and CVS/Caremark. She honed her business acumen through customer service roles as Operations Manager, Regional Manager, and Director of Customer Service. Her expertise in Training and Development contributed successfully to managing teams and meeting annual business goals.
Strengths in business include end-user operations and operational planning, resource allocation, implementation and maintenance of “just-in-time” agents, training and facilitation, project management, customer relationship development, engagement in enterprise values and vision. She has been a key contributor to customer service mastery programs, and was an integral part of converting a contact center into a “Center of Excellence”.
But Connie is also adept at the Performing Arts. An avid writer and performer of Poetry and Spoken Word, Connie is know throughout Sedona as one of the go-to talents for a host of shows of all kinds.
Constance has a B.A. in Education from Arizona State University, and advanced studies in English, Education and Psychology.
Along with her professional strengths, Constance participates in community initiatives: Habitat for Humanity, Walk for the Cure, United Way, Phoenix Children’s Hospital, and annual drives to replenish local food banks. She is an actress and poet, performing often at the Sedona Hub in Sedona, Arizona. Her contributions to community earned her host companies valued recognition as Business Leader of the Year, and Governor’s Business Leader of the year.