Patricia Nebrida, Senior Organization Development Consultant, Talent and Organization Capability, joined University of Chicago Medicine in 2012. She is responsible for Talent Management, which includes performance management, succession planning and coaching. Prior to joining University of Chicago Medicine, Patricia worked in training and organization development at Resurrection Healthcare (later Presence-Amita Health) for nine years. She held instructor positions at Roosevelt University and DeVry University in Chicago. She has her MA in English from Loyola University-Chicago and is certified to coach leaders and to facilitate Franklin Covey programs. She has published in various training and development magazines and journals and in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. She has presented at various literary conferences. Currently, Patricia serves on the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, LAS Alumni Board.