Patrick Sebastian has over a dozen years of experience in the political and public affairs arena at the local, state and national level. Patrick has been a key strategist on campaigns at the gubernatorial, congressional, and presidential levels, including as the North Carolina RNC state director for Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign and New Jersey state director for Chris Christie’s reelection campaign for governor. During both of those cycles, state records were achieved for the number of voter contacts made. Patrick has also been a longtime advisor to former North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory. He has expertise in voter data and trends, turnout efforts, and campaign communications.
Patrick has appeared on local and national outlets including Politico, National Journal, National Review, Roll Call, McClatchy Newspapers, the Raleigh News & Observer, WRAL-TV, WTVD, and Spectrum News. He is a member of three boards: The North Carolina Medical Care Commission, the East Carolina University Board of Visitors, and the East Carolina University Survey Research Center.
A Raleigh native and self-proclaimed political junkie, Patrick lives in his home city with his wife and daughter.