|Born||May 21, 1970|
Prescott, Arizona, United States
|Education||Arizona State University, Georgia State University, Mississippi State University|
|Occupation||Weather Anchor, Television host|
|Title||Chief Meteorologist - Fox News Channel|
Rick was born and raised in Prescott, Arizona and graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Spanish Literature. After nearly a decade in banking, he decided to make a change and pursue a lifelong dream in meteorology.
Rick began his television career as a Production Assistant for CNN en Español in Atlanta, Georgia and began his on-air career at CNN Headline News, CNN and CNN International. From 2004-2006, Rick conducted live weather forecasts as a meteorologist for Weather Services International in North Andover, MA.
Rick developed a line of umbrellas called "Weatherman," which launched November 16th, 2017.After years in the field covering severe weather events, Rick couldn’t find an umbrella that met his standards. The result after three years of research, sketching, testing and more testing is an umbrella that stands up to extreme weather.