Patsy has been working in the Housing Sector for over 30 years. To date, she has been working for the Government of Nunavut; Nunavut Housing Corporation (NHC) for 20+ years, first as a Manager, Rental Programs, then Director of Operations and Vice-President; currently she is the Executive Director of Programs. She has represented NHC on the CHRA Board and has attended almost all their conferences in the last 15 years. She learned many ways of building homes and programs from other stakeholders while attending Congress and as a board member. In return, CHRA and Congress delegates also learned from her experiences from the northern point of view. Patsy has also been a Chairperson for Divisional Board of Education, Deputy Mayor of Arviat and other various boards and like to volunteer her time in helping people in need.