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Patrick McDonald, CFP®

Director

Irvine, CA

Patrick is a Director at MAI based out of the Irvine, California office. He joined the firm in 2020, bringing six years of industry experience. Prior to MAI, Patrick was a Financial Advisor at Ayco, the financial planning arm of Goldman Sachs. He specialized in working with Fortune 500 corporate executives and their families. Patrick earned his BS in Business Administration with a concentration in finance from California State University, Fresno. Additionally, he earned a Certificate in Personal Financial Planning from the University of California, Irvine and is currently enrolled in their MBA program. Patrick is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. He is an active volunteer in the non-profit Suitcase of Joy, an organization founded by his wife whose mission is to bring joy and education to children around the world.