- Retired CFO
- Active fisherman
- Inactive CPA
Rick Webking started his career in the audit division of Arthur Andersen & Co. in Seattle after graduating from Boise State College. Rick gained experience in a variety of industries during his 10 years in public accounting, including forest products, banking, public utilities, and sports & entertainment.
Rick has held CFO positions in a large travel distribution company that was built by 50 acquisitions in the U.S. and most recently with the live music subsidiary of Anschutz Entertainment Group headquartered in Los Angeles. “AEG Presents” became the world’s second largest live music company during Rick’s 15-year tenure. Its parent company, AEG, is the world’s leading sports and live entertainment company.
Rick and his wife, Nancy, a Boise native, have lived on both coasts and in the Midwest. They were frequent visitors to Sun Valley for 50 years and became full-time residents when Rick retired in 2016.
“I now have more time to pursue the outdoor activities I have always enjoyed in Idaho and to devote time to organizations that serve the community and protect its resources. I will use my financial background to help build on the proven successes of the Wood River Land Trust to achieve its mission: To Protect and Restore Land, Water, Wildlife Habitat and Recreational Opportunities.”