Rick is a graduate of Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business/Accounting and has been an Arizona Certified Public Accountant for 38 years. He spent 7 years in public accounting and has over 30 years' experience as a Chief Financial Officer in the Title and Escrow Industry. As a CFO, he has been responsible for overseeing both the financial operations of the enterprise and the internal control and regulatory compliance of the escrow operations. Rick brings a wealth of knowledge to Premier Title Agency in the areas of financial reporting and income tax compliance. He has specialized in corporate adherence to Arizona Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) laws and rules and regulations and has coordinated and responded to internal audits and examinations by the Internal Revenue Service and the Arizona Department of Revenue in addition to the Arizona DFI. Rick and his wife Tina live in Mesa, Arizona.