Rick oversees all operations for the inter-agency Recreation One Stop program. From day to day operations and financial management to strategic planning, acquisition, and contract management, Rick provides management coordination for this national platform which includes the Recreation.gov website and Recreation Information Database. Rick grew up in California and graduated from Humboldt State University in 1986 with a degree in Botany. He began working for the National Park Service in 1989 as a fee collector in Rocky Mountain National Park. Passionate about the great outdoors, Rick has worked as a ranger across the county in Rocky Mountain, Haleakala, Jean Lafitte, Yellowstone and Zion National Parks. Rick began working with the Recreation One Stop program in 2003 and now resides in Denver, CO.
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