Rick provides leadership to his businesses and is heavily involved with various ministries and nonprofit organizations throughout metro Detroit and beyond.
Weldaloy Products Company
Rick is Chairman and Owner of Weldaloy Products Company. He has been Chairman and majority shareholder since 1994. Based in Warren, Michigan, Weldaloy is a copper and aluminum forging and machining company that manufactures custom products to its customers' designs.
Rick is Chairman & CEO of Warren Strategies, a private equity investment firm based in Southfield, Michigan, that seeks to provide strategy, management, and marketing services to middle market companies in Michigan, and the Great Lakes Region.
Rick is Chairman & CEO of Airo Partners. Located in Southfield, Michigan, Airo Partners is a consulting firm serving nonprofits through the development of strategy, messaging, and funding. Clients include churches, Christian schools, mission agencies, and faith-based organizations.
Ministry and Nonprofit
Cranbrook Educational Community
Rick serves on the Board of Trustees for Cranbrook Educational Community in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. In addition, he is on the Board of Governors for Cranbrook's Institute of Science. Cranbrook is one of the world’s leading centers of education, science, and art. Each year, thousands of visitors and students visit its 319-acre campus, designated a National Historic Landmark.
Highland Park Baptist Church
Rick serves on the Board of Elders at Highland Park Baptist Church, a multi-generational, multi-ethnic faith community in Southfield, Michigan. He became involved at HPBC after he placed his faith in Jesus Christ in August 1998.
Maranatha Bible and Missionary Conference
Rick serves on the Board of Directors for Maranatha, a conference and retreat center located on the beautiful shore of Lake Michigan in Muskegon. Maranatha allows guests and residents to "vacation with purpose" and offers programs designed strengthen your faith while enjoying time to relax.
Moody Global Ministries
Rick is Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Chicago-based Moody Global Ministries. Moody's ministries—including Education (the historic Moody Bible Institute), Radio, Publishing, Conferences, and Today in the Word—offers different ways to be equipped with the truth of God's Word and apply it to life.
Westside Christian Academy
Rick serves as Chairman of Westside Christian Academy's Board of Directors. Offering Pre-K through Grade 12, Westside is a beacon of hope in Detroit by providing children a holistic, Christ-centered education in a loving community.