Patrick earned his B.A in Economics from Yale University in 2011 where he played varsity football and club hockey. Upon graduating, he joined the faculty of Avon Old Farms School to teach math and coach football and baseball. In 2012, Patrick put his teaching career on hold and moved to Florida to work on the presidential election, coordinating voter outreach in Palm Beach County. After the election, Patrick turned his attention to the private sector, moving back to Connecticut to run estimation and business development for a manufacturing company.
Patrick spends his free time playing hockey and golf. He lives in Cluett II CE.