Patrick is from the Marvine section of North Scranton. Graduated high school from Scranton Technical High School 87’. Joined the Pennsylvania Army National Guard May 1987. He proudly serviced for 30 years and retired as Sergeant First Class. He went to basic training at Fort Benning GA as an infantry soldier. Served as a National Guard Recruiter from 1997 to 2004. Deployed to Iraq with the 1Bn 109th Infantry Regiment. After his deploy he returned to Recruiting and Retention Command where he retired in 2017. Graduated from Liberty University Bachelor of Science Business Administration 2017. Patrick enjoys fishing, kayaking and woodworking.