Patricia Cornman-Wilcox has had a lifelong personal and professional interest in social justice. She has been active in many organizations including the Names Project Memorial Quilt where she helped organize Quilt Displays throughout the U.S. and in Washington D.C., Aurora Chorus where she has been both a singer and board member, the Walk of Heroines at PSU and the Clothes Closet for children in foster care. Patricia is a leader in her church, Bridgeport UCC. She worked at PSU in the Adult Education program and in 2003 she completed a two-year Certificate for Instructional Design and was hired as an Instructional Designer for courses at PSU and the OHSU Nursing School. Today Patricia stays involved organizing local protests against ICE’s illegal arrests of immigrants and supporting SOAR immigration legal services.