Patrick, or Awuori, as he is commonly known, has been with investment firm Robert W. Baird & Co., for more than 15 years. He currently serves as a portfolio and quantitative analyst. In his role, Awuori builds proprietary systems aimed at helping people make investment decisions. Awuori earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Lawrence University in Appleton and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Chicago, where his areas of study focused on economics, organizational behavior and strategic management. A native of Kenya, Awuori became a U.S. citizen in 2005. He and his partner, Brett Timmerman and their boxer, Juma, reside on Milwaukee’s east side.