Pat heads the firm’s multi-family office practice, and also assists Templeton’s clients with M&A advisory and C-Suite related support. Prior to joining Templeton, she served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Office Depot, Inc., where she also served on its Board of Directors. Prior to that position, she was the Executive Vice President and CFO at Restoration Hardware, Inc. and held senior finance leadership positions at AutoNation, Inc., and Dole Food Company, Inc. She began her career with an international accounting firm where she served as an audit manager.
Pat often speaks at numerous conferences on timely topics of interest to the finance professional, operational executives, and board executives. She was named an Influential Business Woman and as a Key Partner by The South Florida Business Journal, inducted into FAU’s National Alumni Association Hall of Fame and served as Chair of the FAU Foundation Board.
Florida Atlantic University, B.B.A.