Patrick Van Gorder - President & COO


Patrick Van Gorder

Patrick X.W. Van Gorder has been part of the leadership team of Level Agency since the company’s founding in 2010. Starting as Lead Copywriter, Van Gorder has made measurable, significant contributions in each subsequent role he has held; as Director of Campaigns and Platforms, as AVP of Client Services, as VP of Operations, as Senior Vice President and Head of Accounts, EVP, and in his current role as President and COO.

Van Gorder’s responsibilities as President and COO include the day-to-day operations of the agency and the strategic performance marketing success of the agency’s clients. That encompasses fostering healthy, trust-rooted partner relationships, developing increasingly ROI-effective ways to digitally reach target audiences, and consistently delivering attention-grabbing and relevant advertising creative.

Van Gorder attended the University of Pittsburgh, where he graduated with a B.A. dual major in Journalism and Political Science. A son of missionary parents, Van Gorder grew up in five different countries across three continents, before coming to the University of Pittsburgh to study Journalism and Political Science. He lives in Pittsburgh’s East End with his wife Sophia, daughter Pearl, golden retriever Lily, and cat Basil.


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Patrick Van Gorder

President & COO

Bill Buchanan

President, EDU BU

Ernie DeCoite

SVP, Digital Media

Brent Davis

SVP, Client Services

Matt Miller

SVP of Strategy & Analytics

Mike Smith

SVP, Technology

Sarah Vader

VP, Client Services & Creative

Russ Kibota

VP, Client Services

Geoff Roebuck

AVP, Client Services

Keefer Kopco

AVP, Client Services

Tina Lee

AVP, Client Services

Mike Rubino

AVP Creative Services I

Justin Schultz

Director of Digital Marketing

Jennifer Martin

Director of Client Services

Stefanie McGinnis

Director of Client Services

Marissa Martin

Director of Client Services

Myles Biggs

VP, Operations & Integration

Jenna Kerr

AVP, Finance

Kyle Taljan

Data Scientist

Jordan Grace

Data Manager

Seth Tongchinsub

General Counsel

Sean Arnold

Media Manager I

Claire Beaudry

Account Manager II

Danielle Biggs

Account Coordinator

Corina Blondell

Account Coordinator III

Imani Burgess

Media Analyst

Alex Cattabiani

Media Analyst II

Zane DeZeeuw

Senior Digital Account Executive

Jasmine Ehrich

Account Manager III

Erin Ferranto

Senior Client Services Strategist

Mackenzie Garvin

Account Manager I

Ashley Gordon

Creative Producer, Dev

Erin Graham

Creative Producer, Design

Caitlin Hachman

Creative Producer, Design

Brittany Jones

Creative Producer, Dev

Savannah Juel

Digital Marketing Specialist

Nick Kao

Data Scientist

Kellie Kaufman

Digital Marketing Specialist

Jeremy King

Senior Software Engineer

Olivia LaBella

Creative Services Strategist

Mike Michniuk

Data Warehouse Manager

Lucy Puglisi

Account Manager

Sydney Roberts

Media Analyst II

DeAngelica Rose

Creative Producer

Hayley Schultz

Digital Marketing Account Manager

Kelly Shelton

Account Coordinator

Eric Sichak

Digital Marketing Manager

Giordan Tobia

Senior Digital Marketing Manager

Tanya Halkyard

Digital Marketing Account Manager

Corey Turner

Media Analyst

Michael Valdez

Senior Accountant

Logan Yohn

Media Analyst II

Connor Thorpe

Media Analyst I

Eddie Adj

Chief Financial Officer