President & CEO
Patrick Mumford is an accomplished leader with a proven track record of success in various private, public, and elected positions. As the President & CEO of the Gaston Business Association, he provides a unified voice for businesses in Gaston County, fostering economic opportunities and promoting success. With extensive experience in strategic planning, project management, and customer service, Patrick is known for his innovative and collaborative approach. He holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Design and Building Science from Clemson University, as well as a Master of Science degree in Organization Development from Queens University of Charlotte. Throughout his career, Patrick has demonstrated exceptional leadership and a commitment to driving positive change in the business community.