2022 Spartan Award Winner: Rick Griffith

Rick Griffith
Rick Griffith, Owner, Rick Griffith Properties
  • FORMER EDS TRUSTEE
  • STEWARD OF 2013 CAPITAL CAMPAIGN
  • PROJECT MANAGER OF SCHOOL RENOVATION IN 2013
  • PAST EDS BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS CHAIRPERSON

Rick graduated from Gannon University in 1970 with a B.A. in History. After a brief stint as a salesperson for Connecticut General Life Insurance Company (1970-1972), Rick started his own company Griffith Electric Incorporated in 1972. He continued to work for himself and eventually expanded into owning and managing commercial real estate through Griffith Properties. He has served on several nonprofit boards and most recently successfully completed The Griff Slides at Frontier Park.