Patrick, a Mahomet native, earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication from the University of Missouri – St. Louis. After returning home to Mahomet, he accepted a position selling new construction for a developer, Wilcox Communities, based in Chicago; it was in this position that he discovered his penchant for helping others find a home in which they would be truly happy. Patrick has a two-year-old daughter named Olivia. He is a member of Mahomet Christian Church, where he volunteers on the Praise and Worship team. He enjoys time spent with his family, golfing, and is an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan.