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Patrick Smith
Patrick Smith
Associate Director, Communications & Marketing
Patrick Smith
Associate Director, Communications & Marketing

Patrick is responsible for conceptualizing and developing Grads of Life’s key marketing initiatives. He also spearheads significant communication and branding efforts, while collaborating with team members and clients to amplify thought leadership content critical to key audiences.

Prior to joining the Grads of Life team, he spent his post-college years in Chicago working for a nonprofit, in collaboration with the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, to build and manage programs that expose opportunity youth to careers in entrepreneurship. He then spent three years abroad in South Korea, where he collaborated with a government-sponsored program focusing on international education and English as second language (ESL) instruction.

He received an MBA from Syracuse University and a bachelor’s degree in marketing from DePaul University.

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