Patrice G. Ward


A product of the New York City Public School system, Mrs. Ward received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from Penn Morton College in Chester, Pennsylvania (now Widener University) in 1972.

Prior to her move to Nashville in 1996, Mrs. Ward worked as Executive Assistant to the President of Covenant House, a non-profit organization providing crisis intervention and care to young people under 21 years of age.

Her experience with Fisk began in 2001 when she assumed the position of Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement.  She later served as Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Public Relations and Communication.  In 2003, Mrs. Ward became the Assistant to the University’s Title III Director.

Patrice G. Ward
Assistant Director of Sponsored Research

B.A. in English Literature; 1972; Penn Morton College; Chester, PA (now Widener University)

102 Cravath Hall
1000 17th Avenue North
Nashville, Tennessee  37208