Patty Dodd

Playing Career
  • Colombian National team 1978, 1979

  • UCLA 1980-1984, 2 time All- American. Patty’s name is on the All American wall in Pauley Pavilion at UCLA

  • USVBA National Champion Open 1980

  • 2 years Major league Volleyball- MLV- 2 time champion with L.A. Starlites

  • A1- Italian professional indoor league 1985

  • Forum Team Coed Professional Cup- 1987-8

  • 16 years Professional Beach Volleyball- WPVA and AVP

  • 15 Career Beach Open wins, including Manhattan Open 1989. Plaque on the Manhattan Beach Pier

  • 1997 FIVB world Tour

  • 2013 Inducted into the Beach Volleyball Hall of Fame

Coaching Career
  • UCLA Assistant Coach 1984- NCAA Champion
  • Santa Monica Club 15s- Open Bronze medal- 1985
  • Sunshine volleyball club 2006-2007- Silver 13s
  • Mizuno Long Beach volleyball club 2008-2011- Open Bronze 16s, Bronze 13s
  • American Martyrs School- Middle school team 2002-2012 – 5 CYO championships
  • Volleyball camps for Al Scates, Andy Banachowski, Marv Dunphy and Rob Browning
  • Dodd Volleyball School for 7-12 yr-olds 2013-present
  • USA National Beach U17 Head Coach 2013- Silver
  • USA National Beach U26 Assistant Coach- World University Games, Russia 2013-5th
  • USA National Beach U26 Head Coach- World University Games, Portugal 2014- GOLD (Brittany Tiegs-Jace Pardon)
  • USA National Beach U13 Head Coach 2014- Silver
  • USA National Beach Team Head Coach Pan American Games 2015-5th
  • USA National Beach U13 Head Coach 2015- Gold, Bronze
  • AVP Coach Betsi Metter/Kelley Larsen 2015 AVP Open Champion Cincinnati
  • USA National Beach Team U21 Head Coach- 2016 World Championships, Switzerland- 4th place (Sarah Sponcil/Torrey VanWinden)
  • USA National Beach U17 Head Coach 2016- Silver
  • MBsand Volleyball Club Director 2015 – present. Over 800 medals in Junior Beach Volleyball. BVCA Best Club Award 2018
  • USA National Beach U15 Head Coach 2017- Gold, Silver and Bronze
  • USA National Beach Senior Team assistant coach 2018-19
  • BEACH NATION Founding Member
Community Service
  • Silent auction clinics 2000-2019
  • St Sebastian Sports project- Lead coaches clinic 2010 – 2017
  • St Sebastian Project- Karen Beebe Service and Mentor Award 2017
  • Our Lady of Lourdes volleyball clinic 2012
  • P.S. I Love You Foundation supporter
  • Richstone Center supporter
  • US Diplomacy Sports Envoy program, Marshall Islands 2017. Honduras 2019
  • Family Promise Volunteer since 2015
Education
  • UCLA Graduate BA in Psychology
  • Post graduate education courses at LMU 
  • USA Volleyball Impact Indoor and Beach certified
  • USA Safe Sport certified
  • USA Beach Coach Accreditation Program certified
  • USA Beach Coach Accreditation Program CADRE teacher
  • BEACH NATION founder
  • Gold medal square I and II certified
  • AVCA National Conference presenter
  • Fluent in 3 languages- English, Spanish and Italian