Ricky Verastegui earned a Bachelor of Arts from Portland State University and graduated with degrees in Marketing, Advertising Management, and Finance. He served as a Development Coordinator for Portland State Athletics, helping to raise funds in support of student-athlete scholarships. Ricky also served as a Co-Chair for Portland State’s Campus Recreation Advisory Board and helped write policies to create a more inclusive facility for all of the participating members.
Ricky’s mom, Josefiná, experiences retinal dystrophy. That has fueled his passion to serve and connect special needs families to resources and information that could help improve their quality of life. Ricky is the Director of Marketing and Operations for the Palladio Group.