Patrick served in the Marine Corps as a Combat Engineer. He graduated from DeSales University in September 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences. His intellectual curiosities toward the sciences not satisfied, Patrick pursued his Master of Science degree in Cell Biology and Biotechnology at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.Patrick currently works as a Cellular Therapy Associate in South Philadelphia. In this position, he is working as part of a growing team to produce cellular therapeutics, to include gene and stem cell therapies, for use in medical settings. In fall 2016, he will pursue his MBA at Cornell’s S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management with the intention of pursuing a career that allows him to bridge the gap between business and science.