Vice President-Chief Financial Officer / Gen. Manager, SchoolNomics
Rick, a CPA, joined EDmin in 2002. Mr. Wells brings more than thirty-eight years’ experience in financial management, mergers and acquisitions, pre-IPO development, business development, joint ventures and corporate operations.
In addition to his duties as CFO, Rick is the General Manager for SchoolNomics, a division of EDmin. Rick is a nationally recognized expert responsible for the development of complex reporting and analysis systems for state agencies. In this role, he has managed large statewide engagements for Departments of Education in three states.
Engagements include annual applications of IN$ITE, a patented finance model for analyzing school expenditures, and developing uniform systems of accounting and reporting (using various accounting systems). All engagements are designed to improve the accuracy, consistency and comparability of school financial data for all Districts and Schools in each state.
Before joining EDmin, Rick was the Senior Consultant for Bridge Management, which assisted companies in transiting operations to 21st century standards. He previously served as Vice President - Finance and Accounting, for NTN Communications and Residential Developers Fund. Rick began his career with KPMG in San Diego as a Senior Manager serving more than 200 clients during his 11-year tenure.