Patrick O’Connell is a Co-Founder of Student Debt USA. After graduating from Boston College with a BS in Finance, Patrick dove head-first into the working world, and spent the next ten years at a boutique Boston-based investment bank, with a focus on small business consulting & lending. An entrepreneur at heart, over the course of his career Patrick has founded or acquired three different companies and claims that as a young child, his dream was owning a business. Patrick still finds time to dedicate to hobbies that include tennis, wakeboarding and snowboarding.