Born in Burbank, Rick has been a California native his whole life. He worked in the Aerospace industry and came to the Ojai Valley in 1992. Since then, he has dedicated himself to providing comfort and shelter to the less fortunate of the Ojai Valley. Rick began work with the Ojai Valley Family Shelter in 1994 at the Ojai Valley Community Church. He is currently the shelter administrator and distribution and facilities coordinator. His efforts has made the life of the homeless a little more comfortable and secure. You are a true Living Treasure, Rick.