Pat has been in the insurance industry for 27 years. He grew up in the Morgan Park neighborhood, graduating from Morgan Park High School in 1966 and UMD in 1971. He is married with 4 children and 9 grandchildren. Pat served on the Board for Minnesota Selects Hockey for 20 years and was instrumental in the organization and development of the Northern Wings hockey teams. An avid golfer, he serves on the Board at Northland Country Club.