Patricia Moell is a manager of the technical editing department at SAS Institute in Cary, NC. She has over 20 years’ experience as a technical editor, including 12 years as a manager. She has been a member of STC for over 20 years. She served as co-manager of the STC Technical Editing SIG for two years, founding the Diane Feldman undergraduate and graduate scholarship program for the SIG. She is a member of the STC Carolina Chapter and has presented at the STC annual conference on several occasions. She is the recipient of the STC Carolina Chapter’s Distinguished Chapter Service Award and of the Frank R. Smith Outstanding Journal Article Award for “Technical Editing as Quality Assurance: Adding Value to Content.” She was named an STC Associate Fellow in 2009.