Rick graduated from Corpus Christi King High in 1981. He then went on to study Petroleum Technology in Thibodaux, Louisiana while working 7 and 7 in the industry. Rick also completed Cameron Blowout Preventer Training. His vast experience covers 39 years of experience in the Oil and Gas Industry working in 12 states. Other qualifications include Rental & Fishing, Pressure Control Services, Casing Services and CT Motor service.