Patterson manages the real assets portfolio. She has been with the fund for more than five years and is responsible for a wide range of direct property and infrastructure investments. Before joining Telstra Super, Patterson worked at Hastings Funds Management and was involved with asset management and transactions spanning various infrastructure sub-sectors. She was an alternate director on the Perth Airport board and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Patterson has earned bachelor’s degrees in accounting and mathematics. She is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia.