Rick Powers has been teaching collegiate math for 15 years. Prior to this, he was involved in writing estimates for a printing company, working as a campus minister, and other professional roles. He has a Master’s degree in math from Minnesota State, Mankato, and a Master of Divinity in Missions. Rick enjoys music of all kinds, and plays the ocarina, bass guitar, and the piano, but not all at once. He also creates digital geometric artwork. Mr. Powers was raised in a Christian home, and has walked with God since childhood, resting in the finished work of Christ for salvation and hope. He and his wife homeschooled their five children, all girls, and have welcomed three sons-in-law and two grandchildren into the family.