Patricia Walsh is in her 10th season with the Blackhawks and her second as Payroll Director. She first joined the organization as a payroll administrator and worked with accounts payables.
In her current role, Walsh is responsible for all aspects of payroll relating to the Blackhawks' National Hockey League and American Hockey League players as well as scouting staff. Additionally, she implements the organization's time and attendance systems and collaborates with internal and external vendors to enhance the efficiency of the Finance Department.
Walsh previously spent five years at Hewitt Associates and seven years at Harris Bank working in a similar payroll management capacity. She graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science in finance.