Pat Kilkenny has almost 40 years of experience in the insurance profession. Most of Pat’s career was spent growing Arrowhead General from a $5 million mono-line agency into a multi-line underwriting agency producing almost $1 billion of annual premiums. Pat sold Arrowhead to a private equity group in 2006.
In 2007, Pat became the University of Oregon’s Athletic Director. As head of Duck athletics, Pat reinstated baseball, launched a plan to build a new baseball stadium and hired highly respected baseball coach George Horton. In addition, he added women’s competitive cheer as a new University of Oregon sport and led efforts to build a $200 million basketball arena.
Pat and his wife, Stephanie, founded the Lucky Duck Foundation, which is committed to improving communities through the leadership and actions of volunteers. In addition to K2, Pat is co-owner of Aladdin Bail Bonds and Sea View Insurance Company.
Pat studied journalism at the University of Oregon.