Mark Patterson is an award-winning architect with diverse business interests. He and Ken Loughton developed a practice renowned Australia-wide in the aged-care field sector before diversifying into property development, manufacturing, mining and international finance. Their New Season Foundation is a multimillion-dollar fund that supports local church and mission initiatives particularly focused on women and children. In 2006, they established Transform Cambodia which is expanding at the rate of 500 children per year and is becoming well known as an innovative new paradigm for missions. Mr Patterson is also part of the leadership team at Metro Church, Perth.