Patrick Reed has been with the Office of Secretary of State since 2008, as the manager of Operations, including outreach and education. This Division registers all domestic and foreign corporate entities in Washington State. His focus is to provide compliance information to new and existing businesses to help them be successful in dealing with state rules and regulations. In addition, Patrick represents the Secretary of State’s office as a Small Business Liaison Team member, multiple inter-agency committees and stakeholder workgroups, and as chair of the UBI management board. Look for Patrick at the “Business Filing 101” seminar.