Patrick Smith

Vice President

B.T. Loftus Ranches, Inc.


Patrick Smith is the Vice President of B.T. Loftus Ranches Inc. one of the longest running hop farms in Washington State’s Yakima Valley. A fourth-generation farmer, Smith serves on the Washington Hop Commission and is the chairman of the audit committee for Yakima Chief Hops. Patrick holds a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Washington, a M.S. in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University, an MBA from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, and a M.S. in Business Analytics from the Stern School of Business at New York University.