Rick Lessard is the Managing Member with the Architectural firm Lessard Collaborative, LLC. since 2007. Previously he was the Chief Operating Officer of the 160-person Architectural firm, Lessard Group Inc. in Vienna Virginia. He currently is on the Board of RappU in Sperryville, Virginia. He also has held various positions on the Rappahannock County Water and Sewer Authority between 2010-2018. He has also been the Chairmen and member of the Executive Development Board for the School of Architecture and Planning, for The Catholic University of America 2003-2010 and University of Hawaii at Manoa 2009-2014. His Architectural expertise focuses on Multi-Family and Commercial projects. He holds a Master of Architecture and Bachelor of Science, Architecture Degrees from The Catholic University of America. He is a registered Architect in Five States and holds a National Council of Architectural Board Certificate.