Patricia Pon is CityStudio Vancouver’s Operations Manager. In this role, she is responsible for the successful day-to-day operational activities of the CityStudio Vancouver Society and its two programs. This includes human resources; vendor, partner and subscription contracts; Board administration and support; facilities management; and rentals.
Patricia is a trained professional in business, public sector management and volunteer management. Not only does Patricia have over 20 years of experience in the non-profit, education and health sectors, but she also has extensive experience working with Boards and senior executives, coordinating and managing projects and enhancing corporate, governance and administrative services.
Having worked in education settings and with student interns, Patricia has seen first hand how students can thrive when provided with the tools to grow and experiment. She believes in lifelong learning and gets inspiration from seeing students excel.
Born in Peru, Patricia moved to Vancouver in her teenage years. She’s the happiest when enjoying family time, and catching up with friends over a good dim sum or high tea.