About Pat Keem
Hard-working and committed public servant. Caring and highly respected dentist for over 25 years. Successful small business owner. Youth baseball and football coach. Loving husband, father and grandfather.
That’s a lot to describe one man. But it takes a lot to describe Orchard Park Town Supervisor Pat Keem.
As a boy, Pat was a newspaper carrier and golf caddy. He worked his way through college in a North Tonawanda lumber yard. He earned a B.A. degree in Biology from Canisius College in 1972, and a D.D.S. Degree from the SUNY / Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 1976. In 2000, he received a Dental CEO Degree from the SUNY / Buffalo School of Management.
From 1976 through 2004, he was a practicing dentist, serving thousands of patients. He was the owner of Aurora Dental Care. He served as a youth baseball coach for 35 years, and also as a youth football coach. He is a member of the Sons of the American Legion, the Orchard Park Kiwanis Club, the Orchard Park Lions Club, Ducks Unlimited, and the Chestnut Ridge Park Conservancy.
In 2013, Pat was elected Orchard Park Town Supervisor. In his 2017 campaign for re-election, he is the officially endorsed candidate of the Orchard Park Republican Committee. In addition, he will appear on the Conservative, Independence and Reform Party ballot lines.
Pat and his wife Debbie make their home on Highbrook Court in Orchard Park. He is the proud father of four and grandfather of six.