Patrick M. Dillon is the former president of the Michigan State Utility Workers Council (MSUWC) which represents over 3,800 members under seven contracts with six employers. Dillon was a journeyman line worker with the Michigan based utility, Consumers Energy. Beginning his career as a utility worker in 1991, Patrick held positions in meter reading, gas distribution, tree trimming, and electric distribution before completing his electric line apprenticeship in 1999.
Patrick is the chair of the Power for America Training Trust Fund. He helped create the P4A Potterville Training Center which has provided training to thousands of UWUA members and over 150 UWUA Union Military Assistance Program candidates since 2013.
He has a Bachelor of Science degree in business management from Cornerstone University. He lives with his wife in Kalamazoo, MI.