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Hi I'm Patrick

I'm a husband. I'm a father. I'm a son. I'm a brother. I'm a technology business executive. I'm a volunteer. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am married and have 2 children, a boy and a girl. I like to hike and camp with my family, and look forward to family vacations and travels. At work I lead technical teams of people to accomplish big projects with big impact. I have lived and traveled all over the United States and have traveled extensively internationally. I enjoy most being home to laugh and play with my family.

Why I am a Mormon

I didn't mean to be a Mormon. A few years ago a friend and neighbor of mine invited me and my family to come to church and hear his young daughters sing. We went to be polite. We went back because when we were there, we felt something special. We enjoyed being with the people there. I found out more about what it means to be a Mormon. I saw a group of people supporting each other as they tried to be the best they could be by following Jesus Christ example. I chose to be a Mormon because it all made sense to me. I didn't have a big epiphany. I got baptized as a leap of faith. I'm still a Mormon today because in my heart, I know it's all true. My faith has grown over time and as I have tried to live my life according to the way my Heavenly Father wants me to live. Because of choices I've made, I can be with my family forever and future generations of my family will have the opportunity to have a blessed life. That's why I'm a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by serving others as much as I can. I have plenty of opportunities to serve others through my church and through the relationships I have with the adults, youth, and children in the church. I have found plenty of opportunities to serve others through volunteer work in the community, especially within our local and state school system. Whether volunteering locally or in my profession leading international teams, I live my faith by acting in such a way other people do not need to ask if I am a Christian, it's just obvious.