Pilot, American Airlines & Lt Col, USAF Reserve
Previously, he managed an engineering consulting start-up in Manhattan, led a water supply project in Kipingi Kenya with Engineers Without Borders, responded to disasters with the American Red Cross in Greater New York, and commanded an Air Force rapid-response team that responds to humanitarian and other emergencies, setting up and operating airfields on short notice with minimal manpower and equipment.
Rick has a BA in history and a BE in computer engineering from Stevens Tech, an MBA from the University of South Carolina, and a Masters in Military Studies from Marine Corps University. He has been on the board of Leadership Initiatives since 2014.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Gerald R. Kunde II
LI Board Chair & Ferrero-Senior Vice President, Government & Institutional Affairs
LI Board Vice Chair; IT Communications and Change Management Director
Department of Defense-Deputy for Enterprise Management
Leadership Institute-Vice President for the Campus Leadership Program
ExxonMobil-Planning & Performance Analysis Manager for Medicine & Occupational Health (Retired)
Harvard Medical School-Director of Talent Acquisition
Carmine C. Carullo