Pat joined Avista Corp in 2004 as the Director of IS. In 2016, Pat took on the role of Chief Data Strategist, leading the vision to use data as an asset to improve information for customers and business operations. Previously, Pat was the Principal for Dever Consulting, where he focused on Energy Trading and Risk Management software. Pat spent 15 years in the Medical Software industry working as a software Product Manager for Practice Management Systems and Business Intelligence products.
Pat serves on the Executive Planning Committee for the WEI, is a Mentor for the annual spring meeting, and Co-Chaired the SES in 2007 & 2008. Pat Chaired a Program Deliver Team in 2006 and has been an active member of WEI since 2005.