Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP is pleased to announce that the Green River Area Community Foundation has approved the nomination of Crystal M. Patterson to its Board of Directors.
Founded in 1993, the Green River Area Community Foundation (“GRACF”) is dedicated to enriching the quality of life for all citizens in the counties of Daviess, Hancock, McLean, Ohio, Union and Webster, Kentucky. GRACF serves the charitable interests of donors who have established charitable funds as part of a permanent, collective, philanthropic resource for the current and future needs of the region. The Green River Area Community Foundation is an affiliate foundation of the Community Foundation of Louisville, a tax-exempt public charity that administers charitable funds created by individuals, businesses and organizations for the betterment of their communities.
Crystal Patterson is a member of the Firm’s Trusts, Estates & Personal Planning Service Team and the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Service Team. She serves as Counsel to Wyatt, advising individuals and entities involved in fiduciary and complex business litigation disputes, including will and trust contests, business break-ups, and ERISA litigation. She is also employed as General Counsel of Gulfstream Commercial Services, LLC and MidAmerica Jet, Inc. and their affiliated entities. Active in numerous other non-profit organizations serving the community, Ms. Patterson is Co-President of the Maximilian Montessori Academy parent-teacher organization in Owensboro, Director and Secretary to the Board of Directors of the RiverPark Center in Owensboro, a Regional Director for the Salolampi Foundation in Minneapolis, a Disaster Services Human Resources Volunteer for the American Red Cross, and a Girl Scout Troop Leader. She earned her law degree from the University of North Dakota School of Law, where she was a member of the Order of the Coif, and her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from North Dakota State University.