Rick has over 25 years of experience marketing in the Kansas City area. In addition to working in the financial industry Rick had owned several businesses from an organic orchard to retail hydraulic parts. He began woodworking 40 years ago in a rural part of Illinois and primarily learned traditional Amish-style craftmanship from his very large farming family. In the past 20 years he has owned Wagon Wheel Orchard west of Olathe where he and his four children continue to woodwork and blacksmith in traditional methods. An avid networker, you may meet him in person at your next coffee or ribbon cutting.