A Michigan native, Patrick was born and raised in suburban Detroit. He joined KJAN in April of 2015. Patrick graduated from Eastern Michigan University in 2014 in Ypsilanti with a bachelor of science degree in Electronic Media and Film. Patrick previously worked as a field reporter for the television NBC affiliate, News 5 in Hastings, Nebraska before discovering his passion for radio and working on-air for the Rural Radio Network, KRVN in Lexington. Patrick is an avid tennis player and also enjoys playing hockey, soccer, golf and running in his spare time. Although a Michigan State Spartans fan and Red Wing fanatic by heart, he is sure Iowa State will become his new favorite sports team. He really enjoys the hospitality and friendliness of Iowans and is excited to discover what Iowa has to offer. Patrick can be heard weekdays from 1:00 – 7:00 pm.