Panama City, Florida
Three-time winner of Florida Liars Contest, Pat Nease is surely blessed with an enlarged funny bone. Her sense of humor and lively style coupled with her array of folk, family, original, and bone-chilling tales have delighted audiences across the south. A retired educator, Pat is the Florida NSN liaison, past president of the Florida Storytelling Association, and remains active with Youthful Voices, StoryLabs, StoryCamp, workshops and festivals. She’s the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award, Florida Storytelling Association and National Storytelling Network’s Oracle Award.
Pat has performed at numerous festivals and events including: The Cracker Storytelling Festival, The Ocala Storytelling Festival, Gaylord Palms’s Best of Florida Celebration, the Stephen Foster Festival, the Ocean Springs Mississippi Storytelling Festival, the Florida Citrus Festival, and the Orlando Storyfest, Baytowne Wharf Halloween Spooktacular, The Mid-Missouri Festival, and more.