Patrick Draper

Patrick is the Founder & CEO of Leadership Brant, a forum for community leaders from business, government, academia, and nonprofit agencies to learn about challenges and opportunities, make connections and create greater community prosperity.

Patrick takes pride in developing leadership teams, creating long term community visions and strategic plans, building regional partnerships and designing innovative economic growth programs. Patrick received certification as a Leadership Coach and has held leadership roles as a municipal City Manager/CAO, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and President in the consumer products industry.

Patrick is also an aspiring author of a new book called Communities First- a Pathway to Economic Prosperity.