Rick has spent the past 10 years in the consulting world as a Sr. Solutions Architect working with enterprise customers mainly in the US, but also as far south as South Africa and as far North as Iceland. He served 9 years on the Board of Directors for PASS, including 2 years as VP of Marketing, where he created the popular 24 Hours of PASS Events; he continues to serve the organization on special projects and lately the program committee for the annual summit. Rick is also a SQL Server MVP and strong supporter of the SQL Server Community as a whole.
His impressive career path can easily compete with his educational background, which includes a BSCS, MBA, and MS in Information Systems. Rick also spent 4 years on the Full-Time Faculty of High Point University. He continues his academic affiliation through service on several Advisory Boards for Certificate Programs at the University of Washington.
Please join us in welcoming Rick aboard!