Richard (Rick) has worked as the Director of Personnel for the City of St. Louis since June 1, 2004. In that capacity he also serves as the Secretary to the Civil Service Commission, Secretary to the Employees Retirement Plan and Secretary to the Firefighters Retirement Plan.
After obtaining his undergraduate degree at Washington University, Richard attended graduate school at the University of Illinois. He subsequently worked for the State of Illinois in the Department of Central Management Services' Bureau of Personnel, and then for the MO judicial system for 15 years.
In his free time Rick enjoys tennis, working out, and reading.