ENTERED OFFICE: 2007, defeating incumbent Dorothy Tillman in triumph of Pat over "The Hat"
PREVIOUS LIFE: City planner
STRENGTHS: Smart enough to know what's going on
WEAKNESSES: Too pragmatic to do much about it
REELECTION: Beat another Tillman, Dorothy's daughter, Ebony
PROSPECTS: Bright, as long as she's facing opponents named TillmanReturn to the City Council guide