President/ Owner, Green Valley Grocery
Rick is the President and Founder of Green Valley Grocery, Crawford Oil, Inc. and Crawford Coin, Inc. He opened the first Green Valley Grocery in 1978 in Henderson, Nevada. Green Valley Grocery has grown to 52 locations in Southern Nevada with about 385 employees. Rick has lived in Las Vegas since 1971. Rick was born in Winnipeg, Canada and raised in San Diego, California. He became a U.S. citizen in January, 1971, the same year he moved to Las Vegas.
Rick currently serves on the UNLV Foundation Advisory Board and on the Board of St. Rose Dominican Health Foundation. He has been active in several civic and charitable organizations including leadership roles with the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance, the Shell National Wholesale Council as Chairman and the Nevada Retail Network Self-Funded Group. He is the Past Chairman of the Southern Nevada YMCA of Las Vegas.