Pat Moore's Résumé


Pat Moore has worked in Seattle's small business community for over 30 years -- in the local design community since 1984, with particular emphasis on computer applications and office coordination. [To see Pat's photo, click here.]

In late 1995, she formed The McKay/Moore Partnership with Bruce McKay, with whom she had worked since the mid eighties. After his death in August 1997, the firm continued as a sole proprietorship as McKay/Moore Consultants, with the assistance of a number of highly qualified independent contractors. [See Consultant Résumés.] In January 1998, the company was certified WBE/DBE. As of September 2008, McKay/Moore became a Washington State Limited Liability Company.

Professional Experience

Pat has extensive experience with computer applications, both Windows and Mac. Pat designed and maintains the company's web page and produces and edits both the paper and online versions of the McKay/Moore Cost Consultants' periodic newsletter.

In addition to managing and supporting the company's cost consulting projects, Pat provides administrative support services to local architects and other professionals and individuals. [Please visit our Remote Secretary Site]

Educational Background and Experience

Ongoing education has included various classes in computer hardware and software, time management, grammar, proofreading and copyediting, a number of professional development seminars presented by the Society of Design Administration, and a course in quantity take-off through the AGC.

Pat has a BA from Seattle University and an MA from New York University at the University of Madrid, Spain. [Click icon at right for Spanish links.]

She has a background in education (having taught at JFK High School in Burien and Holy Angels High School in Ballard), as well as in business and management, as a regional sales manager, trainer, and instructor for a national firm.

Professional and business affiliations

Better Business Bureau.

Society of Design Administration, former member Seattle Chapter.

  • Member of SAA / SDA (1988 through 1995)
  • Member, various committees, Seattle Chapter
  • Member, Board of Directors, Seattle Chapter
    • Director
    • Corresponding Secretary
    • Vice President
    • Seattle Chapter President
    • Editor of the Seattle Chapter Newsletter (four years)
    • Editor of the National News Journal (two years)
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