Patricia Knight was born and raised in Pekin, Illinois. She attended Arizona State University and graduated with a B.S. in Physical Education. After college she worked as the Assistant Director of Sunrise Preschool in Phoenix, Arizona.
She and her family has lived in Orlando for sixteen years. She is married to David Knight for 26 years and they have four children. Erin, their eldest is 24, Taylor is 22, Katie is 20 and their youngest is Rob who is 17 and is a senior at Dr. Phillip's High School. While raising her children, Mrs. Knight was an active parent volunteering in their schools and classrooms. She has spent several years as a substitute teacher for Orange County Public Schools in both the elementary and middle school levels working with children of all ages. She most recently worked as an infant caregiver for the Lake Buena Vista YMCA. All her work experiences reflects her passion and love for children.
Mrs. Knight is excited to be in the classroom where she can foster her passion and love for education and children. She loves spending time with her family while enjoying trips to the beach, the outdoors, sports and movies.