Richard's vision and God-given gifts have allowed him to see the value of working together to bring hope to the community of Montrose and beyond.
He is married to his high-school sweetheart, Laurie for over 42 years. They have 3 adult children and 4 grand-children.
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Board of Directors
Publisher, Montrose Daily Press
Vincent has recently joined our Board of Directors. He has worked with non-profits prior to ours and brings his experience to our meetings.
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Owner, Cypress Homes / Diamond Drywall
Mike is married to Sue and they have three sons Josiah, Matt, and Nathan. Mike has lived on the Western Slope of Colorado for over 25 years. He owns Cypress Homes, Diamond Drywall, and other local companies.
Mike has been invovled with Common Ground from the very beginning. He is in charge of planning Common Ground's future building, as well as the property details.
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Sales, CNL Securities Corp.
Josh spent a lot of formative years growing up in Montrose and has a strong affection for the community. Even though he has not lived here for quite some time, Montrose will always remain "home" for him.He currently resides in Orlando with his wife, Rebecca, and their two daughters. He is actively involved at Westpoint Church and coaches soccer for the local recreation league.Josh works for CNL Securities Corp. and helps raise capital in the Mid-Atlantic for their various investment opportunities. Before joining CNL, Josh was a Financial Advisor helping individuals with investments, retirement planning, and gifting strategies.
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Pastor, Prison Chaplain and Evangelism Director for Praise Him Ministries
Pastor Richard “Rick” Williams is a native of Roanoke, VA. A former firefighter in Howard County, Maryland, he answered God’s call to full-time ministry and he moved to Colorado with his family in the summer of 1996 and has served as pastor in 4 churches and served as a missionary chaplain in 5 of Colorado’s State Prisons. Pastor Rick currently serves as the Associate Pastor at Montrose First Church of the Nazarene and as the Evangelism Director for Praise Him Ministries. He also, serves as the volunteer Chaplain at the Delta County Jail.
Pastor Rick has a passion for people and building strong families. He has a deep desire to share the message of hope through Jesus Christ to a world that has no hope. Pastor Rick lives in Delta, CO with his wife, Marcia of 34 years, and together they have been blessed with 5 children (2 adopted) and over 40 foster children!
Pastor Rick’s degree is in Biblical Studies. He is currently pursuing the completion of his Master’s degree in pastoral and family counseling.
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