Patrice graduated from Boston College then received a law degree from Catholic University, Columbus School of Law in Washington, DC. She practiced commercial law at Swidler and Berlin (now Bingham McCutchen) in DC. When her sister Michele started the hospital project in Palermo, Italy, Patrice joined her overseeing the development and opening of the respite facility for patients and families going to Palermo for medical treatment. She returned to Washington, DC where she worked for SmithBucklin Corporation a consulting firm managing not for profit organizations. She was recruited to Nyon, Switzerland to serve as the CEO of the International Osteoporosis Foundation from 2009 to 2012 where she was responsible for the foundation’s global re-organization. Patrice is currently a member of Greater Naples Leadership is a Guardian Ad Litem, and former board member of Guadalupe Center. She has two sons and is married to Terrence Magrath, founding partner of ValueQuest, Ltd. and they live full time in Naples, Florida.