Rick is married to Sandra Ramirez; they have three children. He attended the University of Texas at San Antonio for a Bachelor of Music Education with a minor in Composition
During his career, Rick has performed or recorded with, or been music director for many well known local, regional, and national music acts. Some notables include Selena, Sunny Ozuna, Rick Cavender, Monte Montgomery, Jeff Lorber, Bobby Flores, Augie Meyers, Stevie Ray Vaughn, The Who, and Natalie Cole. Also, he as opened for Garth Brooks, George Strait, Vince Gill, Shenandoah, and Steve Warriner.
At St. Joseph, Rick's duties include: