Rick Bova joined Vinson Hall Retirement Community on November 5, 2018. Prior to coming to Virginia he was the CEO for four years at Oakwood Lutheran Senior Communities in Madison, WI. He was the CFO for one year beginning in July 2013. He spent another 10 years with two other long-term care providers in the role of CFO. He has worked with a variety of organization from large public companies to family-owned businesses. Rick is a CPA and has spent about 7 years in public accounting, mostly focused on accounting and business systems consulting. In 1984, he received a B.S.B.A in Finance and an A.A.S in Data Technology from the University of Louisville. Rick’s early career in both public accounting and private industry gave him the opportunity to work with companies of all sizes and in various industries. He has led numerous enterprises to exceptional growth and stability through effective process improvement, insightful managerial skills, and peerless financial leadership. With demonstrated abilities in management development, financial reporting and analysis, innovation and business unit operational guidance, he has proven his ability to push organizations toward success.