Rick Colpitts is currently the Director of Education in the Unorganized Territories on Maine. He has worked in education as a teacher, principal and superintendent primarily in schools throughout Oxford County. He is a proponent of outdoor education and the importance of exposing and connecting students to the environment that surrounds them. He and his wife own a commercial pumpkin Farm in Peru. He has been a board member at the Bryant Pond 4-H Camp and Learning Center for several years.