President - ISU Alumni Board (ex-officio, non voting)
As a Pocatello native and a graduate of Pocatello High School, Patty has been able to give back to Pocatello and surrounding communities in many ways.
Patty has served in youth sports as a coach and facilitator and in Education as an Elementary Educator and as a Counselor. Patty is member of the American School Counseling Association and the Idaho School Counseling Association.
Patty was elected to the ISU Alumni Association Board of Directors in 2015 and currently serves as Alumni Board President.
Patty Bolinger is a counselor at William Thomas Middle School in American Falls. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Psychology in 1972 and MED-Counseling in 1975.