Patty Hammond is the Everyday Fangirl from Michigan who has a disguise as a mild mannered data analyst for an Advertising firm. She has a degree in Library and Information Science and has worked in the Marketing and Adverting industry for 20 years. Patty is the founder and administrator of the blog everydayfangirl and also an editor for one of the stories in the SFR Brigade Anthology.
Patty is a fan of many different genres and franchises, especially Star Wars. She first saw Star Wars at the Detroit premiere in 1977 thanks to her Mom who won tickets from a local TV station. Patty spent many hours acting out her favourite scenes with her brother and sisters, listening to the soundtracks and re-watching the films on TV and on home video.
Patty is very active in the Star Wars community and the Geek community in general. She has provided content for TheFutureofTheForce.com, TheBeardedTrio, the Detroit News Geek Blog, the Forcecast.net, TheCantinaCast, Rebel Force Radio and Fangirls Going Rogue. She occasionally blogs for StarWars.com. In addition, you may have heard Patty as a guest on several podcasts including Skywalking Through Neverland.