Chief Financial Officer
Rick Forster was appointed Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of SERVPRO Industries, Inc., in 1986. In his role, he oversees the Risk Retention Group, Product Marketing, Vehicle Sales, and the Accounting, Credit, Audit, Purchasing, Warehouse and Product R&D and Blending Departments.
Rick joined SERVPRO in 1983 as the Corporate Controller. He previously worked with Ernst & Young, then known as Arthur Young & Company, as a Certified Public Accountant and Auditor. After graduating from the University of San Diego in 1973, Rick served in the United States Marine Corps for seven years in active and reserve duty.
Rick earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of San Diego. He went on to receive a Masters degree in Accounting from the University of Southern Mississippi.