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.