Rick leads all E&K work related to FEC audit representation, internal fraud audits and operational reviews, complex past-cycle financial reconciliations, and other matters requiring the highest levels of sensitivity and understanding of FEC rules and regulations. Rick and his team have identified and documented instances of criminal activity within a variety of organizations and shared findings with the FBI and Department of Justice resulting in numerous indictments, convictions, and plea agreements.
Prior to joining Evans & Katz, Rick served 23 years as the deputy assistant staff director in the FEC’s Audit Division. He has also completed an additional 3 years with the FEC and the US Senate’s Office of Public Records. All told, Rick has more than 40 years of experience with the Federal Elections Campaign Act. Rick graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Business Administration from the University of Maryland.