Patricia Corkum

Patricia Corkum serves as a Corporate Vice President, of L&D Operations for Comcast University (CU) serving the Northeast Division.  In her current role, she is responsible for influencing and guiding the learning strategy for 20K + employees in the Northeast Division while overseeing CU regional leaders and a complete team of more than 120 employees across five regions.    


Previously, she was Senior Director of L&D Operations for the North Central Division.  In this capacity, she was responsible for the project management and implementation of learning events across the division.  

Prior to joining Comcast as a Director of L&D Operations, Patricia has built a prolific career in Learning & Development that spans over 20 years in various leadership positions in the banking, financial services and automotive industries where she was honored for her innovative approaches to building learning organizations with a special emphasis on building mobile learning programs.  


Patricia began her cable career when she joined Comcast in 2008.  Since then, she has been recognized for her strong leadership and operational skills that have led to notable success in enhancing performance and productivity results.  She has also earned a credible reputation for being skilled at building strong organizational relationships.

She is a member of Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT), as well as, The American Society of Training & Development (ASTD) and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Stonehill College.  She resides in Brighton, MA with her husband.