Disabled Veteran, US Army 1982-1991 Florida National Guard 1991-1994 Attended the University of Miami, Miami, FL Completing Program in Arabic Studies
2015 Combined Federal Campaign Events Coordinator for Federal Employees Charitable Donations Program.
Program Manager Veterans cycling Program in Ventura CA.
Event Coordinator for Disable Veterans Rides Area Manager of United Airlines Take your Community to work day.
United Airlines Latin America Division Program Manager of "Mentor 2000”
US Army Counter Intelligence Agent
Military Intelligence Interceptor Analyst Linguist Military Combat Support, Granada, Panama, West Germany(Berlin), Desert Shield.
2016 Bronze Medal Hero & Warriors National Championships, Cycling, Omnium(Overall)
2015 7th Hero & Warriors World Championships Omnium (overall)
2015 King of the Mountain, Alpine Challenge(50+)
2010 4th Western States Championships(Omnium)
1987 USAEUR 2nd Road Race
Yellow Jersey Tour of Franconia
1000K Jersey Winner USAEUR
1986 Bavarian State Championships 2nd Military Division
1985 US Army U23 National Road Race Champion
18th Spenco 500 Road Race
US Army Mixed Doubles Biathlon Champion.
1979 National #15 BMX
1978 FL State Champion BMX
National #8 BMX
Presidential Physical Fitness Award
1977 Gold Medal National Junior Olympics 4X100 Freestyle Relay
Silver Medal National Junior Olympics 4x200 Freestyle Relay
Presidential Physical Fitness Award
Mariann comes to us with over 15 years of experience in both the Corporate and Non Profit Sector. She began at UnitedHealthcare as the Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, West Region where she was able to participate with multiple non profits in 7 states as well as promote UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation in raising funds and awareness. After 13 years with UnitedHealthcare, she continued working for large non profits such as Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and American Diabetes Association where she planned special events, donor development and fundraising.
She began riding with our wounded vets in 2012 and found the passion in helping them by bringing awareness to the community. In that passion, she Co-Founded Tactical 180 and continues to fight for awareness. Injuries don't have to be visible for them to be present. That is what Mariann hopes to spread across the nation.
A California native, spending time outside doing a mini triathlon, running many 5ks, and serving others has been a way of life for Patty. As a Registered Nurse for over 20 years and a Registered Public Health Nurse for 7 years, she has delivered thousands of babies and now builds and teaches medical documentation for the hospital she works. The physical and mental health, and the wellbeing of the community has always been a priority for Patty and being a part of Tactical 180 pulls that all together.
Patty‘s community service over the years:
1983-1987 Activities for Retarded Children (ARC). This year-round program organized training for special needs athletes for the Special Olympics.
1985-1988 U.S.O. supporting the military in Hollywood, California.
1988- Present through her church; Patty works with youth and adults in biweekly spiritual, emotional, personal development, and physical support.
2005- 2009 Cub Scouts of America, Den Mother
2013-Present Team Nurse for Team LAFO, Baker to Vegas Police and Fire Relay.
2014-Present Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, Hospital Activities Team.
2016-Present Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, Employee Giving Campaign.
2017-Present Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital/ SCV Senior Center Celebrity Waiter Fundraiser Dinner.
2017-Present Tactical 180
Patty comes from a family with a long history of service and that legacy lives on in her family. Husband Bob, a 7 year USMC veteran, former Boy Scout Pack Leader; son Ryan, a 19 year old training to enter the fire academy; daughter Morgan, a 17 year old entering the U.S. Navy Basic Training in June 2018 and daughter Kiki, a 15 year old future scientist and fashion designer. They also enjoy volunteering for T180.