Patrick McConnell

Board Member
Retired Executive, Ameriprise Financial

Pat lives in Hopkins with his wife, Victoria. We have four adult children. Their daughter Michelle, lives at Hammer’s Gardner house, located in Wayzata.

Pat, retired Vice President from Ameriprise Financial, served in the southwest region in Dallas/Fort Worth, and returned to corporate headquarters for the balance of his career. He holds a Master of Science in Financial Services degree from the American College, Bryn Mawr, PA, as well as an MBA from the University of North Texas, Denton, TX. Pat’s background and experience includes Marketing, Sales Training, Strategic Planning, and Employee Development.

He also spent 20+ years in the United States Army Reserve and served as a Medical Service officer, retiring at the rank of Major. Pat’s volunteer activities include: Past Board of Directors for We Can Ride, serving the military at the Armed Forces Service Center at MSP Airport, the Basilica of St. Mary’s, and as a frequent volunteer with Hammer Travel.

Pat is looking forward to sharing his knowledge, experience, and talents with the Hammer Board and especially the individuals we serve.