Patrice McElfresh Advisor

Patrice McElfresh


  • Marketing and promotional plans
  • Financial projections
  • Day care centers
  • Car washes
  • Business startups and expansions

Patrice joined the UTSA Small Business Development Center in 2005. Previous to joining the SBDC, she worked in commercial lending for Bank of America and RBC (Royal Bank of Canada). Patrice holds a BS in Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and Economics, as well as a Master’s in Public Administration, both from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Patrice is a UTSA Lifetime Alumni Member and a fan of Road Runner football.

At the UTSA SBDC Patrice helps businesses with financial projections, marketing, location determination, human resource information and business planning. She was the top state advisor in 2017 and was recognized in Nashville, Tennessee at the Grand Ole Opry.

She has two teenage sons.

  • Location: San Antonio Office