Patrick has been developing software professionally since 1997 when he was a graduate student in computer science, working on NASA funded research. He worked as head of IT for a small technology startup for 7 years, and later took on a project management role in a corporate setting where he became a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
In 2013 Patrick started working on a WordPress project with a designer friend and fell in love with building websites for clients. Since then, he has been thrilled to continue this passion, working with a network of talented designers and developers, building fantastic sites and helping clients achieve excellence. Patrick is active in the WordPress community, contributing to the open source project, helping to organize events, and working to build the skills of new and advanced users alike.