Pat graduated with a BS in Finance from Arizona State University. After graduation he worked as a healthcare consultant for some of the largest hospitals in the world, including St. Luke’s Episcopal in Houston, TX and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA.
After this, Pat worked in the banking industry both as a loan officer and a sales representative. Over the years, this helped Pat gain an understanding of all facets of commercial and retail lending. He was involved with both the mortgage industry and automobile finance. Following this, Pat worked as a sales representative selling Oracle applications and software implementations to Fortune 500 companies.
Finally, Pat worked as a sales representative for an accounting firm. His primary focus was the implementation of Sarbanes Oxley regulations.
In 2004, Pat started his own real estate development and management business. Over the years he developed and managed more than 10 commercial properties in Arizona and Texas. Along with his banking experience, this gives Pat an industry-wide understanding of real estate and real estate finance.