Rick Simpson Biography
Rick Simpson is the Vice President of Technical Services for Vector Security. Beginning his career in the alarm industry over 30 years ago as a service technician, Rick held numerous technical services management positions within VSI. Today, Rick is responsible for the development of VSI’s technical product selection, installation and servicing protocols. He is NICET Level 3 certified and is VSI’s technical license holder in over 15 states. Rick served as Chairperson: ESA Standards and Fire Life Safety Committee for 7 years and represents CSAA on NFPA 72 Household Fire Alarm Systems. An active participant in the security industry, he has concentrated his energies working to safeguard codes and processes are fair for labor, industry and the consumer. He has faced numerous uphill battles in fighting code development which would have been detrimental to industry growth. He has been at times the lone voice of support inside Household Fire on some major issues listed below, responsible for altering industry saving code revisions. Rick has served as Chairperson under past presidents: George Gunning, Mike Miller, Dom D’Ascoli and John Knox. Rick was awarded the Sarah Jackson award in 2009. In his spare time he enjoys playing golf and the guitar.
Please click here to return to the 2015 Election Voting page.