As the Associate Director of Development, Patrick manages key fundraising programs including direct mail. He supports HA’s fundraising efforts with corporate and foundation relations, planned giving and a portfolio of major donors.
Patrick has devoted the last 17 years of his professional career to fundraising and marketing/communications in the non-profit sector. He began his career in brand management and sales and marketing with leading global consumer products companies including Colgate-Palmolive and Merck and served as Marketing Director of Bicycling magazine. Patrick joined HA after 11 years at FINCA International, a microfinance non-profit fighting poverty by providing small loans and other financial services in 21 countries from Honduras to Afghanistan. He served as FINCA’s Communications Manager for over five years and then as Direct Marketing Manager.
Patrick holds a Bachelors of Arts in History from Middlebury College and a Masters in Business Administration from Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University. Patrick is bilingual in Spanish and English, has professional proficiency in French, and can get by in Portuguese and Italian. He enjoys spending time with his family, bicycling, running and international travel.