Meet the Team

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Patti Paz
Team Leader/Paralegal

Patti has been working with Mark since 1993. She now fills the role of paralegal and Team Leader on the Idaho Estate Planning team. She really enjoys working with older clients and has a passion for helping families maneuver through the process of long-term care for their aging loved ones.

She received a diploma from ITT Technical Institute in the Legal Assistant program in 1989 and attended Boise State University in 1992.

Patti is a long-time Boise resident and is involved with community volleyball and her church’s youth program. She has been married for 26 years and has two daughters.

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Bill Poulson
Director of Client Services

Bill came to Idaho Estate Planning in 2009 after spending ten years with Micron. Bill has more than 20 years in service oriented industries including, hotels, restaurants, retail and even construction. With the Idaho Estate Planning team, Bill focuses on business development and client relations.

Bill graduated from Boise State University in 1989 with a BFA and went back a year later to earn a Culinary Certificate.

Bill is an accomplished cook and enjoys serving a large circle of family and friends. His passions in life include fine arts, good food, hunting, fishing, all things BSU, and most of all his family.

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Katherine Stivers

Katherine joined the team at Idaho Estate Planning in spring of 2016 at our front desk. Since then, she moved into Strategic Support Services to find ways that we can contribute to the success of our community partners. She secures and organizes educational events and represents Idaho Estate Planning at similar events around the valley.

A Boise native, Katherine temporarily relocated to Moscow to pursue and graduate with her bachelor’s in Business Marketing at the University of Idaho.

Katherine loves running, the Vandals, her family, and the social and recreational atmosphere of Boise.