Rick is an Executive Managing Director of Cushman Wakefield's Equity, Debt and Structured Finance Group, a national real estate investment-banking practice, where he heads the group's Boston office and co-heads the firm's national Senior Housing Capital Markets Group. Over the past thirty years he has been involved in the commercial real estate industry in both investment and intermediary capacities. Rick has a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from Cornell University and a Master's in Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Rick previously served on the board of directors of Vacamas Programs for Youth, an organization that serves disadvantaged youth throughout the New York metropolitan area. Rick and his wife Beth split their time between their residences in Mendon, Vermont, and Boston's South End and have two sons.