“While I remember asking Jesus to be my Savior at the age of five, it really was not until the age of fourteen that I fully understood that Christ had died for me. It was at this time that I accepted Christ and followed Him in believer’s baptism. I wish I could say it was all great, but it was not. I still allowed my sin nature to dominate my life for my teen years and early twenties. It was while I was away getting my Master’s degree at the age of twenty-two that I fully submitted to the Lord. It is now by God’s grace that I continue to learn and grow in my relationship with Him.”
Ric grew up in Western Pennsylvania. He has earned a B.S. in Biology with a minor in coaching, an M.S.S. in Sports Medicine, an M.S. in Educational Administration, and is currently in the process of completing his Doctor of Ministry.
Ric serves as the Head of School at Friendship Christian School. He is privileged to have an impact in the lives of students that matters for eternity. Ric and his wife Amy have four children: Tyler, Karissa, Conner, and Abigail. He enjoys athletics, camping, hiking, and reading.