Rick graduated from East Carolina University in Business and was in the corporate world for over 25 years, in banking, sales, finance and selling life insurance.Rick learned the corruption of the American Food Pyramid after reading the book written by Dr. William Davis, Cardiologist & Author of “Wheat Belly”. He began to understand the need for eating locally, sustainably and avoiding wheat. Even more so, he was fascinated by the fact that eating grass-fed meat rather than grain-fed meat for better heart and overall health.
Rick was the next door neighbor to the Paleo f(x)™ founders, Keith and Michelle Norris, before they moved back to Texas in 2010. After the Norris’ formed Paleo f(x)™, Rick decided to check out the Paleo lifestyle and began to support the organization. Rick moved to Austin, TX in April 2015, a week before that year’s Paleo f(x)™ event.
Rick hopes to continues to be vocal about the Paleo movement and lifestyle to the world. He has always enjoyed entertaining his friends and family through his cooking. He enjoyed taking regular recipes and swapping them with Paleo ingredients.
Rick is now the Vendor & Sponsor Administrator, Liaison and Sales Rep for Paleo f(x). He is responsible making sure the vendors and sponsors experiences smooth transition from sign up to the preparation and execution of the booths. Rick is also the a Founding Partner of ID Life, a record-breaking revolutionary health & wellness company founded on the principle that we are individually designed.