Patty Rivas will begin her third season as the Head Cross Country Coach in the Fall of 2016. The past two seasons she has had a member of her team qualify and participate in the Division III Nation Championship Meet. Jessica Rutledge qualified in 2014, and in 2015 it was Jake Thoden running all the way to nationals.
Patty has ran the New York City Marathon twice, along with various other race distances. Ms. Rivas is a certified personal trainer, avid runner and fitness blogger.
Currently, Patty works as the Athletics Marketing Assistant in the RVCC Athletic Department as well as the founder of SocialStorm Media.
A resident of Peapack, NJ, Patty is a double graduate of Rutgers University including a Masters of Education in College Student Affairs.