Rick is currently:
- leading the negotiations for the Crown with the iwi of Hauraki and with Ngati Kahungunu in the Wairarapa, to settle their historic claims with the Crown;
- Deputy Chair of the Hawke's Bay Regional Council;
- Qualified Hearings Commissioner for the Resource Management Act; and
- Offers training courses in negotiation skills for groups by arrangement.
- Available for industrial relations advocacy.