Patiola Thompson-Beatty is an administrative assistant for the Faculty of Business & Government. Patiola is also an alumna of Brigham Young University-Hawaii and graduated with her bachelor’s degree in Exercise Sports & Science with an emphasis in Sports & Fitness Management and a minor in Psychology. Immediately after graduation, Patiola had the oportunity to intern as the administrative assistant for the Political Science program where she was able to build connections and serve faculty, staff and students. Patiola currently serves as a faculty advisor for the Political Science's Religious Freedom Human Dignity (RFHD) Initiative here on campus and enjoys assisting the students and seeing them thrive in their efforts and connections. Patiola enjoys spending quality time with family and looks forward to creating her work environment the happiest place on earth.