Harbormaster, South Whidbey Harbor
Grew up on Mercer Island, Washington and spent summers at Sandy Point, Whidbey Island.
After graduating high school, he enlisted as a cook for the United States Army. During his time in the military, Patrick embraced the culture of esprit de corp and selfless service.
After the leaving the Army in 2000, Patrick returned to Seattle and pursued a career in the culinary field.
In 2009, Patrick had enough of the city and moved to Whidbey Island. Patrick spent some time in a handful of restaurants on the Island before taking a seasonal dockhand position at South Whidbey Harbor in 2016. The experience was nothing short of sublime. He was offered the Assistant Harbormaster position in November of the same year. After 2 years under the tutelage of Harbormaster Duncan McPhee, Duncan moved on to Oak Harbor Marina in 2019. Patrick was offered and accepted the Harbormaster position.
Patrick is married to Sarah, a biologist and 4th grade science teacher in the Coupeville school district.
They live just outside of Langley with their 2 cats, 2 tree frogs and a Russian tortoise.