Rick, a licensed Realtor/Broker Salesman, is currently the co-owner of Real Estate in Nevada and serves as the business manager. Rick focuses on Administration & marketing of the business.
Rick’s federal career history includes over 30 years’ experience as an Executive & managerial law enforcement positions within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and formerly the U.S. Justice Department.
Rick was appointed in August 2007, as cabinet member, and Director of Nevada Homeland Security for then Nevada’s Governor Gibbons. Subsequently, Rick then returned to federal service on contract as DHS’s advocate & representative for DHS Intelligence sharing program (HSIN) in six western states.
Rick’s military service includes the Marines at age 17 and boot camp at Parris Island, Camp Lejeune and Okinawa, served in Viet Nam as a force recon trained S-2 Scout.. Rick also served Coast Guard Reserves, as an Investigator/Special Agent.
Rick received his bachelors from Chaminade University of Honolulu, with a major in Psychology, minors in both Business and Criminal Justice. Rick is also a Senior Executive Fellow, Harvard University, Boston.
Rick is married to Nanette Fink Eaton a native Nevadan & Broker of Real Estate In Nevada. Rick & Nanette have one son Marshall, age 19 who is an avid golfer, Eagle Scout and UNR student undergrad in Engineering & dual MBA studies. Rick also has an adult son, Gerald who along with his son Calvin resides in Reno.
Rick Eaton has a long-standing record of community service, particularly in his volunteer work for the Boy Scouts of America. Rick is a pilot and enjoys general aviation flying.