Keynote Presentations, awards, appearances
Singer of National Anthem at National Wheelchair Basketball championships.
Motivational speaker at Augusta Schools, Arkansas.
Region 8 Education Conference - Pittsburgh, Texas.
Featured Speaker/performer at Ser Mas Padres, Monterrey, Mexico.
Featured Speaker/performer for Piensa en Grande, Veracruz, Mexico.
Recorded YES I CAN video in London with the Superhuman Band (Paralympics)
Texas Prima Conference, Galveston, Texas.
Decatur, Illinois, Community Leaders Breakfast Speaker
Mississippi Farm Bureau Conference, Jackson, MS.
2013 Lions International Leadership Conference, Overland Park, KS.
Owensboro, Ky. YMCA breakfast and Owensboro Christian Church
Keynote speaker/performer - YPO Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Speaker/performer - IMUA Family Services - Maui, Hawaii.
Accessibility Summit Speaker - McLean Bible Church. McLean, Va.
Keynote address - Region 19 ECE Conference. El Paso, Tx.
Inspirational Message. Thibodaux Regional Medical Center.
Keynote address for Norton Health Care Leadership Conference.
Featured speaker/entertainer La Crosse, Wi., YMCA Evening of Inspiration.
Sang National Anthem for MLB's CINCINNATI REDS final home game, 2011.
Hope Women's Resource Clinic Gala Inspirational speaker. Beaumont, Tx.
Wendy's Int'l Restaurants Awards/Annual Celebration featured speaker.
Opening day Keynote presentation for Bourbon County, Ky., schools.
Opening day Keynote presentation for Cumberland County, TN., schools.
The Worship Center weekend services. Lancaster, Pa.
National Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Conference. Baltimore, MD.
World Presidents Organization - Indianapolis, Indiana
Chili's Restaurants Annual Awards banquet. Horseshoe, Indiana
Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce breakfast. BWG, Ky.
IPFW - IN/Purdue Ft. Wayne Omnibus Lecture Series
Keller-Williams Realty Inspirational Brunch. Anaheim, Ca.
Keynote speaker - Medlink/Agentlink conference. Louisville, Ky.
Keynote speaker - Miche Bag Conference - Salt Lake City, Utah.
Performance in Mexico City for the National Children's Telethon.
Performed in the new KFC YUM CENTER for the Louisville Convention/Visitors Bureau event.
ViaQuest annual conference. Columbus, Ohio.
Texas 7th Day Adventists Teachers Conference. San Antonio, TX.
Keynote Speaker SMC3 Conference Palm Beach, Florida.
HTC REEL KIDS Awards Banquet. Myrtle Beach, SC
Speaker/performer for DaVita Conference. National Harbor, Washington, D.C.
Longview Heights Baptist Church. Olive Branch, MS.
Paul Mitchell School Owners Conference. Closing address. Newport Beach, Ca.
Guest on the Trinity Broadcasting Network - Atlanta, Ga.
Keynote address - YMCA Central Florida Prayer Breakfast. Orlando, Fl.
Kentucky Farm Bureau Ladies Luncheon. Lexington, Ky.
Eastside Christian Church Weekend. Cincinnati, Ohio.
National Inclusion Project Award Winner, Raleigh NC with Clay Aiken.
Tour of Taiwan - Release of book - I AM POTENTIAL
Old American Insurance Company. Las Vegas, Nevada.
Jamestown Christian Church. Jamestown, Ky.
PENN Mutual Insurance. Las Vegas, Nevada.
NorthWestern Mutual Keynote Speaker. Orlando, Florida.
Texas School Principals Association, Dallas Texas.
Kansas City Life Insurance Speaker. Kansas City.
THrivent Financial for Lutherans - Washington, D.C., Banff, Alberta, Canada and LA.
Prudential Financial Services Keynote - New York, NY and Indianapolis, Indiana.
Texas Roadhouse Keynote - San Francisco, CA.
Lighthouse of Pinellas Benefit, Tampa, Florida.
Adventist Risk Management Conference, Long Island, New York.
Mesquite, Texas, Independent School District.
Max International Conference Keynote - Salt Palace - Salt Lake City, Utah
Bookstore signings around the country for my new book - I AM POTENTIAL!
Author signing at the Kentucky Book Fair, Frankfort, KY.
Guest speaker at McDonough Christian Church, Atlanta, Georgia.
Keynote Speaker for the Children's Rehab Center Fund raiser in Amarillo, Texas.
Featured on NBC's Today Show with Meredith Vieira - October 27th, 2008.
Keynote speaker for the South Dakota Achieve Conference in Sioux Falls, SD.
In concert with Sandi Patty at the Character Counts Benefit at Anderson University
Shared story with Woolridge Road Church Open Doors conference in Moseley, Va.
Keynote address to the Community Gatepath Organization in San Francisco, CA.
Featured speaker at the Yager Free Enterprise Group conference in Cincinnati, Oh.
Keynote speaker at the LET ME SAIL Evening of Inspiration in Santa Clarita, CA.
Performer/speaker on the DISNEY WONDER members only cruise.
Solo performance at the National Quartet Convention in Louisville, Ky.
Surprise guest/performer at the Buffini MasterMind 2008 conference in San Diego
Speaker/performer for the Melaleuca annual conference in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Keynote Speaker/performer for the Rockwall, Texas ISD summer convocation.
Closing speaker for the 2008 TAVAC Conference in Dallas, Texas.
Performed on the Louisville Waterfront for July 4th, 2008 concert festivities.
Performed at Louisville Slugger Field for the Louisville Archdiocese 200th Annv.
Speaker/performer at the 2008 MDRT International Conference in Toronto, Ontario.
Featured entertainment at the Inauguration of the 2008/09 President of the AMA in Chicago
Keynote speaker - 2008 Kentucky FFA Association in Louisville, Ky.
Keynote speaker for the 2008 Commonwealth Prayer Breakfast, Lexington, KY.
Featured speaker/performer at the Nebraska Synod in Grand Island, Nebraska.
Featured Speaker at the Military Officers Association of America dinner - Louisville, Ky.
Featured Speaker/Performer at Disney's 25th Anniversary Dreamers & Doers Celebration!
Selected as Honorary Grand Marshal of the 2008 Kentucky Derby Festival Pegasus Parade.
Featured Speaker/performer at the NAFA national conference in Memphis, TN.
Featured speaker/performer at the Molly Maid National Conference in San Diego, CA.
Featured speaker/performer at Fellowship Community Church in Salem, Virginia.
Featured speaker/performer at the Forever Green International Convention in SLC, Utah.
Featured speaker/performer at First Baptist Church, Venice, Florida.
Featured speaker/performer at the CDDNCA dinner gala in Decatur, Alabama.
Featured speaker/performer at the 2008 YMCA Houston, Texas prayer breakfast.
Featured guest on The Ellen Show!
Performed a concert and shared in worship service at First Baptist Church in Gallatin, TN.
Featured speaker at the Holy Name Men's Club Father/Son breakfast in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Featured speaker at the Rauch Industries Imagine Awards at Ceasars Palace, Indiana.
Featured speaker at the Goodwill Industries annual luncheon/awards banquet in Shelbyville, Ky.
Featured speaker/performer at the Mr. Handyman National Conference in San Diego, Ca.
Special guest performer at weekend services of Willow Creek Community Church in Chicago, Illinois.
Performed in concert at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in McAllen, Tx.
Speaker/performer at the Benfield Group Holiday Party in Atlanta, Ga. at the FOX theatre.
Invited to perform at a Louisville Symphony Orchestra concert.
Featured Bugler at Churchill Downs on November 24th, 2007.
Featured Soloist with the Derby City Brass Band on Sunday December 02 and 09 in Louisville, Ky.
Speaker/performer at Cedar Creek Church weekend services in Perrysburg, Ohio, November 2007.
Speaker/performer at the Top of the Table Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ., sponsored by the MDRT.
Honored Guests at the Arete Courage in Sports Gala in Chicago, Ill.
Speaker/performer at the Unifour United Way Invitational in Hickory, N.C., October 2007.
Speaker/performer at the Potomac Conference of Seventh-day Adventists in Williamsburg, VA.
Trumpet Soloist with the Jewish Community Center Orchestra in Louisville, Ky.
Speaker/performer at the Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities in Springfield, Illinois.
Speaker/performer at the UPS Circle of Honor Dinner/Awards Banquet, 08 Sept., 2007.
Performer at the 2007 Willow Creek Association Leadership Summit in Chicago, Illinois.
Featured at Northside Christian Church Weekend Services August 4/5, 2007.
Keynote speaker at the 2007 Hamblen County, TN., School Systems In-Service Summer Seminar.
Featured Speaker at the 2007 State of Arizona Dept. of Education Conference at La Paloma Resort
Patrick Henry and family - special guests at the 2007 ESPY Awards - Kodak Theatre in Hollywood
Featured performer/speaker at the MRDD of Ohio conference in Dayton, Ohio.
Featured performer/speaker at the Ky. Spinal Cord and Head Injury Research Trust Meeting
Featured performer at the grand opening of the Frazier Rehab Center in Louisville, Ky.
Featured speaker/performer at the Integrity Management Summer Spectacular in Chicago.
Patrick Henry was selected Irishman of the Year for 2007 by the Ancient Order of Hibernians.
Grand Marshall of the St. Patrick's Day Parade March 2007.
Appointed a Distinguished Citizen of the City of Louisville by the Mayor Abramson.
Played the National Anthem on his trumpet for the opening of the AAA Louisville Bats 2007 baseball season.
Played the National Anthem on this trumpet for the Louisville Bats July 4th Celebration game!
Received U of L's Disability Awareness Award for Academic Achievement/Personal Growth and Dev.
Recipient of the VIPS 2007 Beacon Award for his Shining Example to the World.
Featured performer at the 25th annual Keshet Gala in Chicago, IL.
Sang the National Anthem at the McDonald's High School All-American Basketball Classic.
Featured speaker/performer at the KoolKids Foundation benefit gala at Atlanta's Fox Theater.
Featured speaker/performer at the BookWise Corporate kick off in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Guest of Oprah Winfrey on the Oprah! show January, 26, 2007.
Featured on Fox Sports at the 2007 Orange Bowl game in Miami, Florida
Featured on the front page of the Miami Herald, Sunday, December 31st, 2006.
Featured performer at the 2007 Danzmobile International Arts Festival in Seville, Spain.
Featured on College Sports Television (CSTV).
Winner of the 2006 Disney Wide World of Sports Spirit Award presented December 07, 2006
at the College Football Awards show from Walt Disney World Resort.
Featured on ESPN’s “College Game Day” December 2, 2006 and many other ESPN broadcasts.
Featured on ABC’s “Good Morning America” November, 24, 2006.
Featured on ABC’s “World News Tonight w/Charlie Gibson”, November 10, 2006.
Featured on Nat’l Public Radio’s “All Things Considered”, November, 3, 2006.
Featured Performer at the 41st ECVC Banquet in Greenville, N.C., October 19th, 2006.
Featured in the October 16, 2006 issue of Sports Illustrated – Rick Reilly’s column. Back cover.
Performed at the NISH National Training & Achievement Conference in Chicago, April 30, 2006.
Performed with Lane Brody, Vince Gill, Dan Seals, Hal Ketchum at 4th Annual Walden’s Puddle Wildlife benefit.
Performed at the Gala Celebration of the Muhammad Ali Int’l Cultural and Educational Center.
Performed at the 2005 Nazareno-Coop Sociale Arts Festival in Carpi, Italy.
2005 VSA arts Panasonic Young Soloist International winner.
Patrick performed at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington D.C.
Featured in the May 23, 2005 issue of People magazine.
Performed on Capitol Hill at a Congressional breakfast sponsored by Americans for the Arts.
Performed at Ayuda for the Arts presentation at Panasonic’s N. American HQ’s in Secaucus, N.J.
VSA Arts Kentucky Young Soloist recipient 2001-2005.
Selected to perform at the 2004 VSA Arts International Festival in Washington, DC.
2004 recipient of the Jefferson Co. Public Schools Superintendent’s Distinguished Service Award.
Performed with Atherton High School Chorus at the MUSICA SACRA festival in Ecuador, South America.
Recommended to the Republican National Committee to perform at the 2004 Republican National Convention.
Breaking Barriers Spotlight Award 2003 and 2006 winner.
President’s Education Awards Program for Outstanding Academic Achievement 1999 & 2002.
Jefferson County Public Schools Counselors Association Outstanding 8th grader.
Outstanding Choral Soloist, 2002 New Orleans Music Festival.
Selected to “Who’s Who among American High School Students” for four years.
Performed for Jefferson County Public Schools and VH1 Face the Music grant presentation.
Official Olympic torchbearer, December 17, 2001.
National Association of Foster Grandparents Program Directors Award.
All State Chorus (tenor) and All State Band (trumpet), numerous performances.
Performed live (piano/voice) on an “Amazing Children” episode of the Maury Povich Show, 1999.
Performed LIVE nationally on the Grand Ole Opry with Grammy Award winning singer Pam Tillis.
Performed in concert with the Grammy nominated group Lonestar at the Grand Ole Opry.
Performed in concert with country music stars Chad Brock, Bryan White, and Lane Brody.
Member of the National Honor Society. 3.99 grade point average K - 12th grades.
Speaks fluent Spanish.