Having earned CT All-State honors in football as quarterback and winning a state championship, Pat went on to play at Brown University. He also played lacrosse in high school and at Brown. At Brown Pat was involved with Cru and helped start and lead Athletes in Action.
After Brown, Pat was a youth director for the Boston YMCA before starting his own coffee distribution business with his brother back in CT. While building a successful business that they sold in 2014, Pat headed up his church's men's ministry for 3 years and was a youth and young adult pastor for 4 years before helping launch a new church plant in 2009. After being the lead elder until 2013, Pat was the interim pastor until 2015. He also has volunteered with FCA in CT since 2006. Pat serves USAYO as an advisory board
member and is the family pastor at Grace Community Church in New Canaan, CT.