Board Service: 2016 - Present
Maria Patton is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and an investment advisor who brings over 25 years of experience to the RESCU board and finance committee. She began her career at Price Waterhouse after obtaining a BBA in Accounting from UTSA in 1992. She went on to manage an accounting department at SBC Communications for several years and later established her own private practice in 2004. Her practice has grown and flourished to now include investment management in addition to tax advisory and preparation services for individuals, businesses and not-for-profits.
Originally from Seoul, Korea, she was captivated by the fun and fantastical atmosphere of renaissance faires and has been attending Texas faires since about 2005. She has even started visiting faires across state lines. She is an active patron and a member of Free Spirit clan at Sherwood Forest Faire and is excited to contribute and give back to the faire community. As Treasurer, Maria sits on the Governance Committee and chairs the Finance Committee.