Rick has been involved with B.R.A.K.E.S. teen schools since 2009, he brings 20 years of Automotive Marketing and Management experience. Rick’s racing career started in Southern California in open wheel formula cars, he was a Jim Russell Giles Villeneuve Memorial Rookie of the Year Scholarship winner and also a Fast-Five driver in the competitive Bondurant ProSearch program. He has worked numerous manufacturer new vehicle launches and large scale sponsorship programs for the NHRA. Rick currently works at the NASCAR Technical Institute in Mooresville, North Carolina.