Patrick grew up in San Clemente, became a born again believer at 17, at the tail end of the Jesus people revival in late 60s and 70s. Patrick served in the Mission field for several years and preached the gospel in over 50 countries. Patrick met his wife Talar while serving the Lord in Kurdistan, Iraq. Patrick and Talar have been part of Heritage since 1993. Patrick serves as an Elder and on the Mission team. They have two boys and currently live in San Clemente. Professionally Patrick works as a Chaplain and Landscape contractor. Talar is a Registered nurse.