What is your educational background?
Bachelor of Science in Communications from UW-Stevens Point
What is your professional background?
Patrick Hopkins has been committed to driving alignment and engagement throughout his career that's included work with both Fortune 500 companies and small- to medium-sized businesses. In his 20 years as the leader of a brand and communications firm, Pat pioneered programs and processes leading to enhanced customer experience, alignment/engagement, internal communications and leadership effectiveness. His inside-out approach has helped numerous clients throughout the country and internationally deliver their promise to employees and customers alike. As vice president of strategic partnerships, Pat now helps initiate and sustain strategic relationships between InitiativeOne and clients seeking to take their organizations to the next level through leadership transformation.
What is your greatest passion?
Connecting with other people and helping them to be their best.
What is your favorite quote?
"Whatever you are, be a good one." -- Abraham Lincoln
What is your hidden talent?
Guitar, Fine cooking, and Singing
What is your family information?
Married to Tracy -- 30 years
Son Tim -- age 28
Daughter Katie -- age 24
Who is your favorite superhero?
Superman...hands-down. See me for more info.
If you could have dinner with anyone (past or present) who would it be?
Jesus. Thomas Jefferson. John Adams. George HW Bush
What song describes your life?
Superman (Five for Fighting)
How do you spend your free time?
Family. Outdoors. Dogs. Music.
What is your favorite movie?
The Way. Mr. Holland's Opus. The Godfather. Braveheart.