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Tim Patton

Director of Construction Operations

Professional Experience

Tim has 20 years’ experience creating, growing, and developing estimating and process systems. He cofounded and managed a $4M a year industrial plumbing and piping company in the education, industrial, healthcare, commercial, and design-build markets, public and private sectors. Tim’s skills as a plumbing and piping tradesman for 10 years, planning, designing, fabricating, installing systems, positioned the company to be a success, reaching revenues of $4.5M. Recognizing a market need, he created and developed a successful fabrication company, providing design and fabrication services for regional mechanical equipment vendors and contractors.

Business Development Manager

As the Director of Construction Operations, Tim brings the experience of growing a successful commercial industrial plumbing and piping company from the ground up. His knowledge in both domestic plumbing and hydronic systems, as well as with fabrication and installation processes and procedures, helps link together multiple departments within the Cooper Oates organization.


Tim has been married to Stephanie for 30 years and have three children and two grandchildren.

When Tim is not torturing Ruzwa Cooper on 60-mile bike rides, he sits on the Board of Directors for Christ’s Hope International as the Chairperson for Fund Development. Tim’s passion for cycling and caring for Orphaned and Vulnerable Children in Sub-Saharan Africa compelled him to Found Ride for Hope, created to raise funds for and awareness of the ministry of Christ’s Hope International.