Patricia Ernstrom

Vice President & Executive Director of BAHC


Patricia Ernstrom is in her fifth season with the 49ers. In her role, Ernstrom led the overwhelmingly successful 2019 College Football Playoff National Championship and is now leading the Bay Area's bid to be one of the host communities for the 2026 FIFA World CupTM. In June 2018, FIFA awarded the opportunity to host the event to the United Bid of Canada, Mexico and the United States. The Bay Area and Levi's Stadium are among 17 candidate host communities among the three countries – with final cities to be selected at a later date.