Patrick’s responsibilities at Essex include underwriting debt and equity transactions. Prior to joining Essex, Patrick worked in loan servicing with Essex Financial Services and oversaw a life insurance company loan portfolio in excess of $1.3 billion. Patrick has extensive experience in life insurance company loan origination and special loan requests, including workouts and modifications. Starting his career with Capmark Finance, Patrick has been in the real estate industry almost a decade and has been a member of the Essex team for seven years. Patrick received his B.A. in Business Administration with an emphasis in investments from Northern Arizona University.