Patricia Ingram is a 2018-19 Teach Plus Illinois Early Childhood Educator Fellow. Patricia teaches preschool for children ages three and four at Ms. Patty Cakes Group Day Care Home in Harrisburg, Illinois. Patricia has been the owner and operator of Ms. Patty Cakes Group Day Care Home for 30 years. She had previously owned and operated the Harrisburg Early Learning Center for 20 years and the Eldorado Early Learning Center for 15 years. Patricia has been awarded the Illinois Director Credential Level 1 and Level 2. She has received an AAS in Early Childhood Education from Southeastern Illinois College and a BS in Education from Kendall College.