Speaker, Educator, Entertainer
Patrick Maurer presents workshops, assemblies, and retreats to well over 30,000 students each year throughout North America. Patrick is a graduate of the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication at Arizona State University and was selected as the outstanding male leader of his university graduating class of over 8,000 students. After obtaining a teaching credential from San Jose State University and working as a high school English teacher in California, he left the classroom to create PMaurer Communication LLC. For four years, he performed improvisational comedy with Comedy Sportz San Jose and is currently a member of the National Speakers Association where he’ll serve as the 2012 Youth Chair.
Patrick lived student leadership in high school. He is incredibly passionate about the Link Crew program having gone through it as a freshmen and later serving as a Link Crew Leader and Commissioner. Patrick also served as class president, ASB Senator, Conflict Manager, and Rally Commissioner on his high school campus and also as the Governor of the California-Nevada-Hawaii District of Key Club International.
Whether facilitating a team building session in a classroom or keynoting an event for thousands in venues as large as Six Flags Magic Mountain, Patrick keeps audiences engaged, combining his unique experiences. His passion and his unique blend of humor, heartfelt stories, insightful observation, and pop culture lingers with audiences long after the presentation ends.