Director of Operations
A Pennsylvania State University graduate, Patrick started his training in the culinary arts in high school in Lexington, VA. After moving to State College, he continued to cook in several restaurants during his collegiate years. After graduating with a degree in Economics, Patrick made his way to San Francisco and was trained extensively in Front of the House management by Starwood Hotels. After training he became the Banquet Manager at The Westin St. Francis and the Director of Banquets at the W Hotel San Francisco.
Never losing his love of the business, Patrick made the decision to branch out on his own and bring his diverse culinary interests and style back to Happy Valley. Patrick opened All Seasons Catering and later Centre County Caterers. Patrick then teamed up with Chef Paul Madrid to bring a top tier catering company to the local area.
Patrick is involved with local charity and civic groups in State College and enjoys performing as a musician with his wife in the group Screwdriver Sally. When he's not managing events, playing with his children or renovating his home, you may find him out performing on a football weekend in Happy Valley.