Patrick Patterson – Wilmington, Delaware

Patrick Patterson is an intentional leaders serving others. He directs the White House’s Responsible Fatherhood initiative and mentors men in the skills and character of fatherhood. He also demonstrates thought leadership as a grant writer who has not only landed $51M in monies but also trains other nonprofits to secure foundation and government grants. From his website: “Mr. Patterson has successfully led National Responsible Fatherhood and Healthy Marriage Initiatives during both President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama’s Administration. An experienced grant writer, Mr. Patterson has successfully led grant-writing efforts that have resulted in state, Foundation, and Federal grant awards resulting in more than $51 Million, including multi-million dollar Federal grant awards received during both the Bush and Obama Administrations.