Patty Brown Schieder

Our Director

In managing People and Places is Patty Brown Schieder, joining us first as a volunteer tour escort for many years, and then as Assistant Director and Vice President. Patty was absorbed with travel as a child, spending countless hours gazing through her Viewmaster at pictures of various national parks, the Taj Mahal, and the Great Wall of China !

After student teaching in Adelaide, in southern Australia, lots of personal travels around the world, a Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling, and years working in residential services with persons with developmental disabilities, she brings to the program a rich diversity of education and travel experiences.