Patrick serves as the CEO and President of Benner Insurance Solutions. As an advisor, he specializes in making recommendations to customers on personal and commercial lines of insurance. He has earned a reputation as a highly respected leader and a proven change agent in both for-profit and nonprofit industries across the Greater Philadelphia area. Patrick earned his bachelor's degree from Temple University and his master's degree in Educational Leadership from St. Joseph’s University.
Throughout his professional career, he has held leadership roles in education and served as an Executive Leader of a National Public Relations Firm. More recently, he has served as a Property and Casualty Sales leader for a major insurance company. In addition to those professional accomplishments, Patrick has an extensive background in public speaking and public relations and has spoken to crowds of more than 30,000 people in one year for consecutive years.
Patrick loves his community and proudly takes on an active role in serving his community. You can find him rolling up his sleeves at many charitable events across the Greater Philadelphia area, spurred by his philanthropic heart for serving. Patrick currently sits on the Board and is an active member of the Advancement Committee for the Greater Philadelphia renowned charity Fiorenza’s Food for Friends, helping to create a world without hunger. Outside of his professional life, Patrick spends the rest of his time with his wife, Rachel, and their six children. He participates in countless sports, CYO, and recreational activities across the Delaware Valley.
In his spare time, Patrick is an avid reader of the Founding Fathers, presidential biographies, and American War heroes. His favorite movies include: Braveheart, The Rocky Series, Saving Private Ryan, The Sound of Music and It’s a Wonderful Life. Patrick is also a classically trained and accomplished Irish tenor, cantoring as a soloist for local weddings and events.