Patricia Simon manages, coordinates, leads and executes organizational initiatives outlined by the senior vice president and the director of operations and finance. In addition, she manages the R Street internship program.

Patricia joined R Street in September 2015. She previously served as the Southeast sales executive with Asia Pacific Offset, an international print management company where her clients included The National Gallery of Art, Penn State University Press and Andrews McMeel Publishing. She also worked closely with APO’s president on the merger of the company’s Hong Kong arm with 1010 Printing.

Earlier in her career, Patricia served as assistant to the publisher of Washingtonian magazine. She was also the director of advertising and publicity at Washington Monthly and a financial specialist with First Union Bank, now Wells Fargo.

Patricia is a graduate of Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service, with a concentration in international politics.

She lives in Washington, D.C. with her husband, TJ, and their dog, Dr. Edgar Simon-Snowhite, a distinguished senior fellow of botanical studies at K-9 Divine Dog Ranch.