Patrick was born and Raised in Sharon, Massachusetts. After high school, Patrick joined the U.S Army. He went to radio/computer repair school in Ft. Sill Oklahoma, then spent the next two years with the 4th Infantry Division in Wiesbaden Germany. One of the special things he got to do while there was ski in the Swiss Alps.
After leaving the Army, Patrick spent most of his time in the construction field. His specialties were general carpentry and house gutters.
He moved to Florida in 1992 and began working for a local aluminum company installing gutters and worked in the retail and service department. Getting a chance to change things around a bit, Patrick also go to work in a pawn shop for a few years, a dream that was fulfilled.
Patrick has 4 children, two sons and two daughters. He has 11 Grandchildren.
One of Patrick’s sons followed him into the field of installing house gutters, the other son has made a career in the military and has 2 years left before retirement.
Coming to our Supervisor of Elections Office last February, he is getting a chance to learn all aspects of the Charlotte County voting system.