As founder of an independent consulting firm, Philadelphia-based Boyle Consulting, Patti’s client base and engagements encompass organizations across industries, throughout the region and worldwide. Patti’s work in branding, marketing and leadership development has been recognized for effectiveness over her 30-year career. Patti earned her doctorate in Educational and Organizational Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania.
Among Patti’s client engagements in recent years, she served as Chief Marketing Officer of Faith in the Future, an independent foundation providing strategic management and operational oversight of 17 high schools and four schools of special education in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. An integral leader with the Foundation in its launch and expansion phase (2012-2014), Patti served as an outsourced CMO, leading strategic marketing, branding and enrollment initiatives. Working collaboratively with Presidents and Admissions Directors, Patti was instrumental in the Foundation’s earliest accomplishments, providing leadership training, talent recruiting, and establishing strategic community-based partnerships to boost system-wide enrollment.
Prior to launching her consulting business, Patti led Global Marketing for SEI Investments’ Private Banking business, splitting her time between London and Philadelphia. Patti also served on SEI’s Community Philanthropy Board, as Head of Communications. Patti made her earlier career in advertising, as Managing Director with Tierney in Philadelphia and before that, as Vice President with J. Walter Thompson New York.
In these roles, Patti managed results-driven campaigns for global clients in diverse industries, from consumer goods and non-profit, to finance and technology.
A graduate of Temple University’s School of Communications, Patti attended college on a full academic scholarship. Patti later earned her MBA at Temple’s Fox School of Business, with a concentration in Marketing.
Patti currently serves as an Adjunct Professor in graduate program of Temple's Klein College of Media Communication, teaching Organizational Communication.