S. Garrett Patricio - Vice President, Operations & General Counsel

 

Garrett joined Westside Produce in 2005 after two years in the Tax Mergers and Acquisitions practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in San Francisco and two years at the law firm of Dietrich, Glasrud, Mallek & Aune in Fresno. He is a graduate of the University of San Diego and Santa Clara University School of Law.  Garrett is a California Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and licensed member of the State Bar of California.


Garrett is responsible for all aspects of Westside's operations and handles legal matters related to the company. In addition, he serves on the California Melon Research Board and the California Cantaloupe Advisory Board, and is an alumnus of the California Agricultural Leadership Program (Class 38), Western Growers Leadership Program (Class 1), and the PMA Emerging Leaders Program (Class 2).