Pat was born and raised in Florida where he now lives with his wife and their two labs. He has competed in two Eco-Challenges and was named U.S. Air Force Pararescueman of the Year in 2007. After leaving the PJ’s, Pat spent ten years deploying to Afghanistan. Three of those years were in Executive Protection and seven years as a Medic on a Counter Terrorism team. He has spent the last four years as a full time Weapons/Tactics Instructor.