Rick has built a reputation as one of the Pacific Northwest’s leading authorities on political communications, media relations, and crisis communications.
As our foremost “political animal,” clients draw on his innate understanding of public policy, politics, communications, and business. This ability to navigate multiple fields has made Rick an invaluable resource for corporate executives, government agency heads, academic institutions, legislative leaders, and lobbyists seeking to effectively communicate their ideas.
Rick is a frequent speaker on public affairs, the legislative process, and the media. He is sought after because of his experience, integrity, and strong relationships across the political spectrum.
Throughout his 20 years in the field, Rick has a track record of helping organizations increase awareness of complex issues and expand their visibility in the marketplace. His work has been recognized nationally by the American Association of Political Consultants, the Associated Builders and Contractors, and the Independent Electrical Contractors.
Rick is a proud graduate of Oregon State University, where he received his degree in Political Science. He previously served on the OSU Alumni Association’s Portland Area Alumni Network Board.