MA Candidate , Johns Hopkins SAIS
Before enrolling in his current graduate program, Patrick led 1776’s research initiatives. He had also worked in business operations for Downtown Project in Las Vegas, where he opened the Downtown Container Park and a neighborhood grocery store as part of an urban revitalization initiative. Patrick was a Fulbright Scholar in Economic Development in Brazil, where he researched management systems of wastepicker cooperatives in the state of Minas Gerais. He is a graduate of Rice University, where he earned his BA in History and Policy Studies with a focus on international economic development.