Pat was elected to the City Council in November 2016.
Pat grew up in a military family with a Marine father moving all over the United States. At age 15 he found himself on his own and he worked bagging groceries to put himself through High School. At age 17 he entered the military and continued his studies completing an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Logistics Management, a Bachelor of Arts in Business & Finance, and a Master of Business Administration Degrees.
Pat is a retired Master Sergeant from the USAF and a combat disabled veteran. He received a Presidential Letter of Commendation from President Reagan, was decorated for valor, and received two Meritorious Service Medals among his decorations.
Pat is pro-life and pro second amendment, and believes in constitutional, limited government; personal responsibility; and traditional family values.
Pat owns many businesses in Bellevue and real estate parcels in Bellevue.
Pat and his wife, Lauri, have been married 39 years and have two sons and two granddaughters and raise Shelties.