Director of Airport Development
Prior to joining Greater Fort Wayne Inc., Patrick spent ten years at the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) where he served as airport director, vice president of business development, director of marketing, and director of retail. While at IND, his accomplishments included the creation of programs to increase airline revenue, implementing economic development initiatives that improved non-stop air service, and reactivating the former United Airlines maintenance facility to create over 3,000 jobs.
Dooley is president of the Northeast Indiana Base Community Council, and he serves on the Ivy Tech Aviation Program advisory board, Conexus northeast regional transportation committee, the board of the Greater Fort Wayne Aviation Museum, and the Fort Wayne Airport Building Corporation. Dooley served on the Indianapolis 2012 Super Bowl Legacy Leadership Committee as co-chair of economic development. He also previously served on the boards of the Greater Indianapolis Progress Committee, Indy Partnership, and Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce.