Korey Patty is the Regional Economic Competitiveness Officer for the New Orleans BioInnovation Center (NOBIC), working to coordinate resources and facilitate collaboration within South Louisiana’s life sciences industry. Prior to joining NOBIC, Patty served as the Executive Director of Feeding Louisiana, the state association of Louisiana’s five Feeding America food banks. In this role, he led Feeding Louisiana’s efforts to support member food banks in providing short-term food relief while seeking long-term solutions to hunger. His experience also includes business and economic development for the State of Louisiana, as well as management, public policy, and advocacy across a variety of industries.
A native of Baton Rouge, Patty is an alum of the University of Tulsa, where he earned a bachelor of science in Marketing, and later completed a master’s degree at Louisiana State University.