Former U.S. Rep. Murphy is Executive Vice President at Coastal Construction where he oversees Coastal’s diversification and growth throughout Florida. He also co-chairs Coastal’s philanthropic arm, Coastal Cares. Patrick co-authored a textbook discussing today’s polarization entitled, A Divided Union.
Patrick served in the U.S. Congress, representing Palm Beach and the Treasure Coast, between 2013-2017. He was also a nominee for the U.S. Senate in 2016. After leaving office, he was named chair of the Future Forum Foundation, a nonprofit organization that researches crucial issues impacting millennials such as automation, artificial intelligence, and the sharing economy.
During the fall semester in 2017, Patrick was a visiting fellow at the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service in Washington, D.C. He is currently a senior fellow at Florida International University. Patrick has proudly served as a board member of Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services Inc since 2011.