While a student at UAH, alumna Tasheria Patterson Small learned two character traits that money can’t buy: the value of partnerships and service-learning. "I have developed problem-solving skills that I can apply to my professional and personal life." Patterson Small, a professional development specialist with the Huntsville City School Board will be honored as a 2019 Alumni of Achievement (AOA) recipient on Saturday, Oct. 26, on the UAH campus. "This recognition is motivating and humbling. It is a reminder that the work I do each day in the field of education, matters.