Patricia Arredondo, EdD

President, Arredondo Advising Group

Dr. Patricia Arredondo is President of the Arredondo Advisory Committee, Faculty Fellow, Fielding Graduate University, licensed psychologist, and executive coach. She has authored/co-authored 8 books and more than 100 refereed journal articles and book chapters. Her books include Successful Diversity Management InitiativesCounseling Latinas/os, and her newest book is Women and the Challenge of STEM Professions: Thriving in the Chilly Climate.

A professor with Arizona State University (ASU) and the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee (UWM), Patricia served president of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago campus. She is a Fellow of the American Counseling Association (ACA) and American Psychological Association (APA) and was designated a Living Legend by ACA for her multicultural competency scholarship. For her leadership and scholarship in psychology, she was recognized as an APA Changemaker: Top 25 Psychologists of Color.

A long-term servant leader, Patricia chaired the first AAHHE Outstanding Dissertation Competition and is in her second term as Chair of the BOD. She was the first Latinx president of the American Counseling Association (ACA) and the founding president of the National Latinx Psychological Association. Currently, she is on the boards of DiversityMBA, the Marie Fielder Social Justice Center, and Gay Sons and Mothers. 

Patricia holds a doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from Boston University. She is originally from Lorain, Ohio.