Native Texan who is Vice President with UBS Financial Services in Houston, Texas and Partner with the Caton Figueroa Group which provides financial strategy, solutions and reviews. Rick received his B.A. in Accounting and M.S. in Land Economics from Texas A&M University in 1991 and 1992, respectively. As a community leader, Rick is actively involved on the boards for numerous community organizations, and he serves as an Ambassador with the Greater Houston Partnership (2007 Life Member). In 2008, Rick was appointed by Governor Rick Perry to the Texas Judicial Council. Rick was invited to the White House by Former President George W. Bush in October 2008, and was recognized as a leader within Hispanic community. He enjoys traveling with his wife and four children, along with playing golf, spending time on his ranch with family and friends, and being involved with his church, Champion Fellowship Brenham, Texas.