Patricia Martínez is originally from San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic. She studied education in the Escuela Normal Juan Vicente Moscoso, and obtained certification as an adult education teacher from the Universidad Central del Este (UCE). She was certified as a preschool teacher and received a degree in business administration from the Pontificia Universidad Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) and certified as a professional training instructor at the Instituto de Formación Técnico Profesional (INFOTEP). Patricia has worked as an educator and administrator throughout various years. She was an early childhood teacher at the Colegio Maternal Lulú, an early childhood teacher, afterschool program and Sub-Director at the Centro de Crecimiento y Desarrollo Infantil (CREDI), and Early Childhood Coordinator at Paulines Garden. She has also worked as the head of customer service, store supervisor, and restaurant manager. She is currently a Montessori Guide for the RC22 DREAM School in San Pedro de Macorís.