Dan Fitzpatrick Director Of Government Relations

President Of THIA

Dan Fitzpatrick  has made presentations to cities and counties though out the west coast on the opportunities for tiny houses and moveable tiny houses as a means to meet the ever-growing need for affordable and sustainable housing. Dan was recently a major presenter at the California Rural Counties Association, the Oregon Symposium on Tiny Homes, Green California Summit 2018, as well as a speaker for the SMUD tiny home on wheels design competition in Sacramento.

This past year, Mr. Fitzpatrick conducted a series of workshops throughout California for Green Technology: ”Tiny Houses: A Sustainable, Eco-Friendly and Affordable Housing Solution” andtraining sessions for California local chapters of the American Tiny House Association on ”Legalizing Tiny Living”.


Mr. Fitzpatrick has over 48 years of broad executive level management and administrative leadership experience in both public and private sector organizations. Because of his government and developer experience, he has been working with CA local governments to amend their planning and zoning codes to permit moveable tiny houses as ADU’s. He has assisted cities of Fresno, Los Angeles, SLO, Ojai and San Diego on their ordinances and as well as the counties of Placer, SLO and Monterey.

He has made presentations to Planning Commissions, City Councils and Boards of Supervisors throughout CA. He is working with several California municipalities with several for demonstration infill tiny home projects.

Dan is the President of Pacific Pathways, LLC, with offices in the Fresno and San Francisco. The company and its partners, invests in a range of real estate projects throughout California.

Mr. Fitzpatrick has completed numerous land development projects ranging from master planned communities to small lot infill developments.

Dan has served in the public sector as the:
Director of the Redevelopment Agency of the City of Fresno
Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the County of Fresno
Assistant City Manager and Assistant County Administrator in Las Vegas (Clark County), Nevada overseeing the departments involved in Nevada’s phenomenal growth.

Mr. Fitzpatrick holds a Masters in Government from Lehigh University and has lectured on government and planning issues at various colleges and universities.


Breaking News On Dec. 11th, 2019

LA Gives Greenlight To Movable  Tiny Homes As ADUs!