Scenic Hudson Board Member
Rick worked for 19 years at A+E Networks, a joint venture between Disney-ABC Television Group and Hearst, where he was Senior Vice President & Associate General Counsel. At A+E, Rick managed the international, M&A, digital media and technology practice groups. Prior to A+E, Rick was an associate at Kramer Levin, and he started his legal career at Milbank. Rick is currently pursuing an LLM in Environmental & Energy Law at NYU Law School. He is a graduate of Yale University with a BA in East Asian Studies. He attended Kumamoto University in Japan on a Ministry of Education Fellowship and worked as an advisor in the Ministry of Strategy and Finance for the Government of South Korea. Rick earned his law degree from Columbia University and is a member of the Columbia Law School Board of Visitors and the UJA Broadcast, Cable and Film Executive Committee. Rick and his wife, Abby, live in New York City with their daughter. Abby is Co-Founder and Principal of Ogden CAP Properties, LLC, a real estate management, development and investment firm with assets in New York and Washington, D.C. Rick and Abby have family ties to the towns of Putnam Valley and Newburgh.