Rick Head

City / Vice Chair

Term: March 2018 / 1st Term

After completing a tour of duty in the US Navy during the Vietnam war, Rick returned to and has lived in Aspen for the last 50 years and continues to work for the Aspen Ski Company as an instructor on Aspen Mountain when he is not selling Real Estate for Sothebys International Realty wherein he has achieved Emeritus status (40 years) as a Broker. Rick began serving the Aspen community as a founding and current board member of the Aspen Youth Center and Chairman of the Aspen Board of Zoning Adjustment over 30 years ago. He is a past president of the Aspen Elks Lodge Number 224 and is currently a Trustee as well as Chairman of the Pitkin County Board of Adjustment, a board member and volunteer of Aspen Junior Golf and current Vice-chairman of the Aspen Pitkin County Housing Authority (6 years). In addition to Nordic and alpine skiing, Rick is an avid sailor, golfer, hiker and tennis player.