Patrizia obtained her Bachelor of Arts with Distinction with a major in Italian from the University of Alberta in 2014. Patrizia then went on to study law in England, at Queen Mary University of London where she received her LLB with Honours. She completed her NCA accreditation at the University of Alberta in 2019 through their Internationally Trained Lawyer Pathway program. Patrizia has volunteered with the Elizabeth Fry Society, at the Queen Mary University of London Legal Advice Centre, and at the Edmonton Community Legal Centre.
Patrizia is fluent in Italian and enjoys playing tennis and squash in her spare time.