On March 1, 2011, Rick Hickman returned as OSFC Executive Director, the position he previously held from June 2005 through January 2007. In the interim, he was Assistant Director of the Ohio Department of Administrative Services. Mr. Hickman has served as Deputy Director of the General Services Division at DAS and Public Service Director for the City of Columbus.
Mr. Hickman's private sector experience spanned over 25 years in the airline industry. He served as General Manager for Trans World Airlines’ Central Ohio district operations for over 12 years. Previous airline assignments were in operations, labor/personnel relations, finance, marketing and corporate accounting.
Mr. Hickman has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Industrial Management from Franklin University. He is a resident of Westerville.