"Rick was born and brought up in Leicester. A Chartered Surveyor and a Law Graduate, he now runs his own Property Advice Consultancy, and is President of Leicestershire Chamber of Commerce. He has been a Magistrate for more than 30 years, is a Governor of two city schools, and chairs the Building Schools for the Future group.
"He has been Chairman of LRCF for 3 years and says: “As a former Chairman of the Prince's Trust, I have always been impressed by the unique character of the Foundation especially in matching donated monies from businesses and individuals with local deserving causes.” " 
- Chair, Healthwatch Leicestershire 
- Trustee, Hope Against Cancer
- Chair, Leicester Miller Education Company 
- Director, Homecom Charity
- Chair of Governors of Fullhurst Community College
Resources and articles
- LRCF Trustees, organizational web page, accessed April 15, 2013.