Patricia Starr was born in Toronto and heads her own Consulting Firm that specializes in fundraising/special event co-ordination, fact-checking, editing, research and writing. She received her training at Ryerson University.

She was the Chairman & CEO of Ontario Place, Canada’s largest provincial theme park. She has a long history of community involvement, having served on the Boards of several crown and municipal corporations.

In the early 90’s, she was the focus of a judicial inquiry known as the Starr affair that brought down the Peterson government. The Inquiry was eventually shut down by the Supreme Court of Canada.


She has had four of her books published – three internationally to excellent reviews.

Tempting Fate – A Cautionary Tale of Power and Politics – her own story about the Starr Affair

Deadly Justice – a story of murder, betrayal , revenge and love,  followed by Final Justice – the sequel

The Third Hole – the follow up to Final Justice.

Patti has a long history of volunteerism and is the recipient of several awards for community service.  She is now a blogger, an avid reader, a competitive bridge player and a “why did I miss that shot” golfer.  She is also the proud grandmother of seven.