Patrick was born and raised in Alexandria, Ohio and accepted Christ at age 8. He attended Malone College in Canton, Ohio where he was on the track team and studied Business Administration and Communications. It was there he began to hear God’s call to enter full-time ministry. He attended Grace Theological Seminary and it was there in Warsaw, Indiana where he met Rebecca and they married in 1989. Rebecca is a teacher for Orleans/Niagara BOCES and they have one daughter, Rachael who is a 2014 graduate of Daemen College and works in Rochester, NY as a Doctor of Physical Therapy. Patrick has served as a pastor in churches in Indiana, Illinois, Lockport, NY and in Kenmore, NY before coming to Kenmore Alliance Church to start Grace Point.