Nyzinga Patterson, Manager, Investment Operations
Nyzinga manages the Foundation’s back-office operations for the investment team and provides day-to-day administrative support to the chief investment officer and to the chair of the investment committee. Before joining the Foundation in 2004, Nyzinga worked at the American Red Cross in Philadelphia as an executive assistant in several chapter departments. In 2003 and 2005, Nyzinga was a recipient of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Paradigm Scholarship for Working Women. The scholarship helped Nyzinga to obtain her Associates Degree in business from Community College of Philadelphia. Nyzinga earned a Bachelor of Science in Business/Management from the University of Phoenix, and plans to pursue a Master’s degree in Business/Finance in the near future.