Born in Toledo, Ohio, Coach Patty Ader and now resides in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where she is a Instructional Coach with the Albuquerque Public Schools. She was a dual scholar athlete in college, earning both softball and volleyball scholarships at the University of Toledo. She was inducted into the University of Toledo's Athletic Hall of Fame. This is her 25th year coaching; she first started coaching high school student-athletes in Ohio. She also coached club in New Jersey with DIGS Volleyball Club and has been a coach with ARVC since 2002. Coach Patty is currently the co-club director. She will be heading the 12N1 Adidas team. Coach Patty holds USAV-IMPACT and NFHS Level 1 certifications in volleyball coaching.
"Have fun, work hard, dream big!" - Patty Ader