Patterson’s commercial lending team extends throughout Comerica’s footprint, including in Michigan and California while managing multi-billion dollar in total assets. His responsibilities include managing high growth through exceptional talent management, asset quality and through strategic client selection. Clients and prospects include waste management and recycling businesses located throughout the US and Canada. Comerica’s environmental services team supports a national platform focused on profitably growing its commercial loan assets, involving key internal partners, and serving as trusted advisors through extensive industry knowledge coupled with a relationship banking approach. Prior to managing Environmental Services, Patterson held various positions in Comerica’s Middle Market Banking Department after starting as a Credit Analyst in 2007.Patterson obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance from Michigan State University and an MBA from the Oakland University. He also completed Comerica Bank’s Leadership Development Program. He is an avid supporter of giving back to the community, and he and his team regularly volunteer at several Detroit area charities.