Patrick is the Research Partnerships Manager at Character Lab. He earned his undergraduate degree in Political Science and Peace & Conflict Studies at the College of the Holy Cross and a Master of Public Policy degree at Temple University. Prior to joining Character Lab, Patrick worked for a non-profit that measured agricultural sustainability. Patrick also volunteers for local organizations that reduce hunger in Philadelphia and advocate for a more equitable and reliable transit system. Patrick is inspired by the opportunity to work on the Character Lab Research Network to scale scientific research in character development.