Pat is a long time scientologist who has been around since the 1950s when Ron was around.
Patricia Krenik participated during the early formative years of Dianetics and Scientology. Born in the West Coast of Washington State, US of A in 1930, she graduated Vashon High School in 1947 and started her first employment as a long distance telephone operator for "Ma Bell". Soon after that she began raising a family and is the mother of eleven children and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
After reading Dianetics, the Modern Science of Mental Health in 1951 she co-audited the books and bulletins as they came out. In 1954 she challenged the HCA test and passed, and began to help establish churches in Bremerton and Seattle. She trained under LRH in 1958 completing the "Clearing ACC" to return to WA as one of the first acknowledged Clears. She and her then husband, Ron Arnold, established and ran a franchise (mission) for the following two years.
Moving to Los Angeles in 1968 in the years following she graduated the SHSBC, the O.E.C, did the advanced solo levels and then the Ethics Specialist Course. She held the Ethics Officer post at L.A. Org and later joined the Sea Org for a short time.
As a writer, Pat Krenik had her own column for four years in Mail Profits Magazine. As a "freezone" Scientologist she is the author of "Scientology vs. Scientology" and is now residing in the small town of Elma, WA where she and her husband, Raymond J. Krenik, Jr. continue to deliver auditing and training.