Dr. Clary’s Community Building


Patricia Clary is a seasoned community builder and organizer. A collaborator and convenor, Clary is well-known for her expertise in working with diverse
stakeholder groups to achieve outcomes. 


  • International Leadership Association (ILA)
  • Association for Strategic Planning (ASP)

  • Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)

  • United Way Retirees Association (UWRA)

  • International Women’s Innovative Network (I-WIN)

Leadership Team

  • Chair, Public Leadership Member Community, International Leadership Association
  • Women and Leadership Executive Leadership Team, International Leadership Association
  • Convenor, Women and Leadership Stream 24th International Leadership Association, 24th Annual Global Conference
  • International Women’s Innovative Network

Board Member

  • California Children’s Health Initiatives

  • Cherokee Village Business Association

  • Central Valley Financial Education Collaboration

  • Emergency Food and Shelter Program

  • Fresno County Gang Task Force

  • Fresno County Office of Education Foundation

  • Fresno First Steps Home (Mayor’s Initiative to Address Homeless Prevention)

  • Interagency Council for Children and Families

  • Mt. San Jacinto Community College Foundation

  • Temecula Valley Economic Development Corporation

  • United Way of Northeast Arkansas


  • Alliance for Economic Inclusion – Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

  • Banking Development District (BDD) Task Force – City of Los Angeles

  • Cities for Financial Empowerment Coalition

  • Fresno Downtown Rotary Club

  • Orange County Business Council – IT Cluster Competitiveness Project

  • ProVisors® (Orange County, CA)

  • Rotary International

  • Spring River Area Regional Advertising and Promotion Commission

  • UPCEA University Professional, and Continuing Education Association

  • Women’s Initiative United Way Fresno (Substance Abuse)


  • Cherokee Village Advertising and Promotion Commission
  • Lake Elsinore Rotary Club

  • San Joaquin Valley Workforce Funder’s Collaboration (Workforce Development)

  • Spring River Area Chamber of Commerce

  • United Ways of California


  • Affiliate, American Society for Training and Development

  • Affiliate, Public Relations Society of America

Committee Member

  • Community Renewal Summit (Fresno, CA)

  • Economic Development Corporation Southwest County

  • Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce Leadership Riverside Health and Human Services Day

  • Mt. San Jacinto Community College Foundation Marketing Committee

  • United Way Worldwide 10 Year Goal to Advance the Common Good

  • Wildomar Chamber of Commerce (Legislative Liaison Chair)

Virtual (2020-2022)

  • Leadership Team, Women and Leadership Executive Leadership Team Member Community International Leadership Association
  • Leadership Team, International Women’s Innovative Network

  • Leadership Team, 23rd Annual Global Conference International Leadership Association

  • Member, International Leadership Association (ILA)

  • Member, Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)