PATRICIA A. MCCOY – of Poultney, Rutland County, Republican, was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut on January 26, 1955. She became a resident of Poultney in 1979. She is married to Matthew A. McCoy, BG (ret.) and they have three daughters, Kelsey, Caitlin and Dana and two grandsons, Henry and Maddox. She graduated from the University of Connecticut with a degree in Environmental Resource Management. She is currently the Town Clerk and Treasurer of Poultney and was first elected in 1991. She serves as a member of the Poultney Development Review Board and is a Poultney Planning Commissioner. She is a member of St. Raphael’s Catholic Church, Poultney Rotary (Director), Poultney Woman’s Club (Steering Committee), American Legion Auxiliary Member Post #39, Vermont Municipal Clerk’s and Treasurer’s Association and International Institute of Municipal Clerks.