Rick grew up in Garden City, Michigan and now lives in Spirit Lake, Idaho. Joined the Navy in 1985 and retired in 2005, retiring in Everett WA. Graduated Ashford University in 2016 with a BA in Project Management. Married his wife Jennine and has two children, Ashley and Austin.
Rick recently started enjoying the HAM radio hobby (KI7OIY), he also enjoys wood working, working outdoors and day trips.