Patrick received a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and a minor in Buisness Administration from Texas A&M University, and later, his Master of Public Administration from the University of North Texas. He began his municipal career on a park maintenance crew in a small special district located in Houston and later took an intership in the Bryan City Manager's Office. He has served in various positions with the City of Fort Worth, The Colony, and Denton County.
Patrick came to Hudson Oaks in 2007 as the assistant to the city administrator. Patrick was promoted to director of operations in 2008 and assistant city administrator in 2010. He was appointed city administrator by the Hudson Oaks City Council in 2013.
Patrick's best moments are spent with his wife Jennifer, who teaches upper level mathematics at Birdville High School, and his two boys Mason and Sutton.