Patrick Givens serves as a managing director of government relations for Deloitte LLP. In this capacity, he advises the firm’s leadership on emerging political and regulatory trends impacting the partnership. Drawing on his experience and deep network in Washington, D.C., he develops and executes legislative strategies on Capitol Hill in order to advance the firm’s business interests.
Prior to joining Deloitte in 2008, Patrick worked on Capitol Hill for two Members of Congress. He helped develop and promote policies in the U.S. House of Representatives ranging from affordable homeowners insurance legislation to funding for Everglades restoration. Patrick successfully shepherded legislation through Congress and onto the President’s desk that protected small businesses conducting certain types of credit card transactions from unfair lawsuits.
Patrick graduated from the University of Florida in 2003 with a B.A. in political science, and obtained an M.A. in political management from the George Washington University in 2005. He lives in Washington, D.C. with his wife Victoria and his daughters Olivia and Cassandra.