AM, JP (1972)
- Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
- Community worker and Councillor
- Alternative Names
- O'Connell, Patricia (maiden name)
A community activist, Patricia Oakman was an ALP candidate in the 1973 elections for the New South Wales Legislative Assembly seat of Clarence. She had better luck in local politics being elected to the Bellingen Shire Council in 1969. She held the position of Shire President from 1971-73 and 1976-80.