Alcohol & Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, California
In her current role, Patricia manages TTB’s Compliance
Laboratory. She protects the public and collects tax revenue by
leading the analytical testing of alcoholic beverage monitoring
Before coming to TTB, Patricia held laboratory management positions with the USDA Food Safety Inspection Service’s Western Laboratory where she brought a new pesticide monitoring program online.
Patricia holds a B.S. in chemistry and chemical engineering and a Ph.D. in physical chemistry. She and her husband, Ivan, stay young at heart by being silly with their two fabulous kids, ages 8 and 10.