Pat teaches part-time in the IEP. She retired from Southeast Missouri State University in 2013 where she served as the Director of Institutional Reasearch. Pat holds a Ph.D. in Education from Penn State University and an MPA and BA from the University of Pittsburgh. Before coming to Southeast Pat worked in Pennsylvania as the Director of Institutional Research at Lock Haven University of Pittsburgh. She is married to Charles Ryan who is retired. They have two children, Charles and Perrin. Pat really enjoys working with international students and hopes to continue doing so for many years.