Rick joined the Orchard Hill staff in 2015 and serves as Executive Pastor, providing broad oversight to the ministries and operations of Orchard Hill.
Prior to becoming part of the staff team, Rick was the Senior Pastor at Pleasant Valley Church in Winona, Minnesota. He served as an English Pastor at Grace Church in Wheeling, Illinois, directing the student and young adult ministries at this Korean-American Church. Previously, he was a College Pastor at Wheaton Bible Church in West Chicago, Illinois. Rick has been very active in overseas mission work in Romania and England. He earned a Master of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois.
Rick was born in Cuba and loves to cook and eat! Rick, his wife Nancy, and his son Brennan live in Adams Township.