Rick lives with his wife in the Mallee town of Balmoral, where he is a school teacher at a community college, and member of the local RSL.

He’s been a surveyor and cartographer in the Australian Army, and also worked in the mining sector producing digital geological maps. Rick has been a foreign aid worker, and believes volunteerism helps create vibrant communities.

Rick wants to make Australia great, so future generations can take advantage of what this country offers.