Pat Cummins has a 28 year sales background and has been a South Coast resident for 18 years, firstly as a Business Development Manager for Club Keno and then in various sales positions until joining his wife Deb Cummins in her Real Estate consultancy business in 2010. Previous to this he owned a combined Newsagency and Real Estate agency for 10 years on the New South Wales North Coast hinterland.

His hobbies include renovating houses and helping family out with renovations and repair chores around their homes. He also enjoys rebuilding motorcycles, four wheel drives, and caravans. His sporting hobbies are surfing a stand up paddle board, kayaking, fishing and bush camping.