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Meet Our Newest Board Member

Meet our newest board member, Rick Howarth. Rick had 38 years of Operations experience, serving most recently at Intel Corporation in the role of VP of the Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group. His responsibilities included development and start-up of technologically advanced manufacturing facilities. Rick has a strong background in complex operational needs and solutions. Rick spent a large portion of his career overseas. During his time in Vietnam, he initiated an education consortium called HEEAP to transform engineering education taught in developing countries. Rick and team were honored with the Award for Corporate Excellence (ACE) by then Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton. The HEEAP program continues to expand today. Rick’s community leadership included President of the American Chamber of Commerce in both, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and Dalian, China. Rick is currently the Chairman of the Board for Litehouse Foods. He is a very active member in the communities he has lived in through various service projects, including work with his church and non-profit education initiatives. Rick prioritizes time with his family traveling, skiing, cycling, golfing and boating.


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