2023 CANDIDATE FOR TREASURER
Pat has been with John L. Scott Real Estate since January 2003. She has had training & certification for the following credentials:
At Home with Diversity; C2EX; Accredited Buyer Representative, E-Pro; Certified Distressed Property Expert; Senior Residential Specialist and Certified Residential Specialist (RCC). She serves as a certified mentor for new Realtors in the John L. Scott Port Orchard office and is a licensed WA Real Estate Instructor.
Pat’s undergraduate degree is in Business Administration-Accounting Major, and she has done Graduate Studies in Global Information Management, Conflict Management and Facilitation Skills.
As a native Washingtonian (5th Generation), Pat’s childhood was spent in the West Seattle area. As an employee of Pacific Northwest Bell, Pat worked in Accounting and Management Training positions in Washington. After being promoted to AT&T (Morristown NJ) Pat worked in New Jersey and Florida. Pat retired from AT&T with 25 years service.
Pat and her husband Joe (McGuire and Associates) have 4 girls (his and hers) and 7 grandchildren. Pat and Joe lived in Kitsap County (Manchester) from 2001-2021, moving to a Tacoma Narrows condo in October 2021.
Travel, history and family genealogy are a few of Pat’s favorite hobbies. On the 70th anniversary of World War II, Pat and Joe traveled to France (Normandy, Rouen, Orleans), Luxembourg and Germany in the footsteps of Joe’s father, Sgt. Joseph F. McGuire, Jr., who served in Patton’s Third Army. A return trip to Normandy is on the “Bucket List”.
Association activities includes National Association of Realtors; Washington Realtors; Kitsap County Association of Realtors (served on Education Committee; KCAR Treasurer (2014 & 2015) and on Government Affairs; Budget & Finance & Executive Committee. Pat was the 2019-2020 KCAR RPAC Chair; 2022 DEI Chair and serves as a State Director for Washington Realtors as well as an RPAC Trustee. She has served on the National Association of Realtors Federal Taxation Committee since 2018.
Current & Past Business & Community Affiliations:
BNI (Success by Referrals), Board of Trustees (Past Board of Directors) for the Episcopal Church in Western Washington; Cathedral (St Marks Seattle) Foundation; Mary Bridge Brigade (served on Budget and Finance Committee) and the John L. Scott Foundation (St. Michael’s Hospital & Children’s Medical Center).