From Tampa, Florida, John Patrick is a concentrator in the School of Public and International Affairs, pursuing certificates in Chinese and French Language and Culture. He is especially interested in Chinese foreign relations and humanitarian efforts. Before enrolling at Princeton, John served a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Paris, where he taught in Mandarin and French. At Princeton, he is a TA in the Chinese Department, a member of l'Avant Scène (the French Theater workshop), and a member of the Chapel Choir.