CASA Child Advocates of Montgomery County is pleased to welcome back Patrick J. Tully as this year's auctioneer. Our 2023 event marks Mr. Tully's 7th year supporting the CASA Speaks for Kids Gala.
Patrick Tully is a professional auctioneer who has almost 20 years of expertise, raising more than $250 million dollars across the United States for over 1,000 charities and foundations including Marc Anthony's Maestro Cares, Petra Nemcova's Happy Hearts Fund, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and The Make-A-Wish Foundation, just to name a few. He has performed live auctions with celebrities including Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Jamie Foxx, Adrian Grenier, Kenan Thompson, and many others.
Beyond his live auction experience, Mr. Tully is also the co-founder of the Kate Shea Foundation (www.katesheafoundation.org) for Leukemia research and previously served as Vice President of Development for The Ireland Funds.
Mr. Tully's auction talents have been seen on TV, guest starring on National Geographic's Brain Games, History Channel's Pawn Stars, and he was also a guest Co-Host of The Morning Blend. He also created an auction game show title Paddle Battle.
Mr. Tully holds a B.A. degree in Communications from Marist College as well as a Certificate in Radio and Television Broadcasting from the Connecticut School of Broadcasting. In addition, he holds a Benefit Auction Specialist designation from the National Auctioneers Association and is a member of The Association of Fundraising Professionals.