The City of Manassas Economic Development Director is responsible for helping new businesses locate in the City, retaining current businesses and encouraging the expansion of existing businesses.
Patrick J. Small is the Economic Development Director for the City of Manassas. With more than 20 years of experience in local government, Patrick puts a wealth of knowledge and experience to work for the business community in the City of Manassas.
Patrick has a Bachelor of Science degree in International Affairs from Florida State University and is a graduate of the Economic Development Institute at the University of Oklahoma.
Prior to working for the City of Manassas, Patrick served in the following capacities:
Director of Economic Development, City of Portsmouth, VA
Assistant County Administrator, Isle of Wight County, VA
Director of Economic Development, Isle of Wight County, VA
Director of Economic Development, Lancaster County, VA
Director, Taylor County Development Authority, Perry, FL