Pattye joined ASCRS in August 1985 and has more than 28 years of association management experience. During that time, she held many positions within the society. For the past 17 years, Pattye has been the assistant to the Executive Director David Karcher. She is also the director of operations for office operations and is the staff liaison to the ASCRS Executive Committee and Governing Board. She is a member of the American Society of Association Executives and the Professional Convention Management Association.