Most recently, Patrick served as General Manager of the Dorset Field Club in Dorset, Vermont, the oldest club in the United States still operating in its original location, where he led a strategic planning process that resulted in the expansion of member facilities and year-round operations in this traditionally seasonal club and a significant growth in membership during his tenure. Prior to Dorset, he was the Club and Facilities Manager at Heritage Palms Golf and Country Club in Fort Myers, Florida, a community of 1,662 residences of which 155 private homes constituted the HOA. In this role, he managed all clubhouse functions and operations, including food & beverage, tennis, fitness, security, maintenance and administration. Patrick is an active member of the Club Management Association of America and is working toward his certified club manager designation.
Patrick attended Western Carolina University on a golf scholarship. He has earned his Community Association Management (CAM) license in state of Florida. Patrick also earned certification from the Construction Specification Institute and held several Project Manager and Property Manager positions in commercial industry including marine and bridge construction.
Patrick and his family are excited to be relocating to the Lowcountry. Patrick enjoys golf - with a five handicap - as well as fishing, American history and exploration.