Pat joined accountancy practice Rayner Essex in 1983 and has experience working across the entire business. She was promoted to Partner in 2010 and, since then, has specialised in VAT, Tax and Payroll. She became President of the St Albans District Chamber of Commerce in 2021 and plays an active role in the events the Chamber organises. When she’s not working, sport is an important part of her life. Pat enjoys walking, playing golf and watching football where she is a season ticket holder at both Arsenal and St Albans City FC. Despite having a hint of a West Country accent, Pat and her family have lived in St Albans for many years.