Rick Rigsby Bio, Age, Wife, Net Worth, Degrees, Speech, Church and Quotes

Rick Rigsby Biography and Wiki

Enrique D. Rigsby, Rick Rigsby is an American author and motivational speaker born and raised in San Francisco, California, United States. He is well known as the CEO of Rick Rigsby Communications. Additionally, he is a former award-winning journalist. He is gaining recognition after he gave a motivational commencement speech at the California State University Maritime Academy in 2017.

Rick Rigsby Age and Birthday

Enrique D. Rigsby is 58 years old as in 2020, he was born in 1962, in San Francisco, California, United States. Details about his date of birth and month are not available thus it is not known when he celebrates his birthday. We are keeping tabs open to update on this as soon as we have clear information from credible sources.

Rick Rigsby Height and Weight

Rigsby is a man of average stature, he also appears to be quite tall in his photos. She stands at a height of 5ft 7inches. However, his actual weight is not known and we are keeping tabs open to update on this as soon we have details.

Rick Rigsby Education and Degrees

He graduated from California State University in 1978 with a degree in Mass Communications. He continued with his master’s degree in Public Communications at CSU-Chico. Later on, he was at the University of Oregon to complete a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Communication.

While pursuing his studies, Rick was also an anchor and reporter at KHSL-TV, CBS affiliate in Chico. After his graduation, he also worked as a professor at Texas A&M University for 14 years.

Rick Rigsby Father

He describes his father as a cook who dropped out of school in the third grade, yet Rick considers him “the wisest man [he] ever met in  life.” He, in particular, influenced Rick to “combine knowledge and wisdom to make an impact.”

Rick gained inspiration from his father, a man who left school in the third grade to work on his family’s farm. His dad would frequently ask him, “How ya livin’?” alluding to living life to the fullest. Additionally, his healing after Rick’s wife’s death was a contribution from his father.

Rick Rigsby Wife

At first, Rick was married to Trina Williams. The two tied the knot when Rigsby was a cub reporter and Trina was a labor and delivery nurse at Feather River Hospital. Together, they were blessed with two children. However, Trina was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1990 and she died in 1996, six years later after diagnosis.

After 2 years, Rick got married to Janet Butcher. The two are blessed with two children and they reside in Dallas, Texas, United States.

Dr. Rick Rigsby Net Worth

During his long illustrious career in different fields of journalism, literary works, academia, ministry, entrepreneurship, and motivational speaking, Rigsby has earned himself a good fortune. Currently, he is estimated to have a net worth of well over $3 million.

Rick Rigsby Measurements and Facts

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Rick Rigsby Bio and Wiki

  • Full Names: Enrique D. Rigsby
  • Popular As: Rick Rigsby
  • Gender: Male
  • Occupation / Profession: Author and Motivational Speaker
  • Nationality: American
  • Race / Ethnicity: Updating
  • Religion: Christian
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight 

Rick Rigsby Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 58 years (2020)
  • Zodiac Sign: Updating
  • Date of Birth: 1962
  • Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, United States
  • Birthday: Updating

Rick Rigsby Body Measurements

  • Body Measurements: Updating
  • Height / How Tall?: 5ft 7inches
  • Weight: Updating
  • Eye Color: Updating
  • Hair Color: Bald
  • Shoe Size: Updating

Rick Rigsby Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): Updating
  • Mother: Updating
  • Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Updating
  • Marital Status: Married 
  • Wife/Spouse: Married to Janet Butcher
  • Dating / Girlfriend: Not Applicable 
  • Children:  4 children

Rick Rigsby Networth and Salary

  • Net Worth: $3 million
  • Salary:  Under Review
  • Source of Income: Motivational Speaker, Author

Rick Rigsby House and Cars

  • Place of living: Dallas, Texas, USA
  • Cars: Car Brand to be Updated

Rick Rigsby Hope

Afraid to hope is a book written by Dr. Rigsby. It is a follow up on his famous Make an Impact speech where he also touched on hope. In this book, Rick shares more truths about hope and more in his landmark book, Afraid to Hope. He explores and teaches his readers to discover how the dynamic power of hope can transform every part of their life.

From Africa and Asia to the Americas, Europe, and Canada, Dr. Rick’s dynamic presentations motivate, empower, and inspire worldwide. His audiences include academic communities, Fortune 500 companies, and service organizations. Dr. Rigsby is an internationally acclaimed speaker and is a favorite among professional sports organizations, including the PGA and the National Football League.

Rick Rigsby Book | Lessons from a Third Grade Dropout

On August 6, 2006, Rigsby published a book entitled Lessons from a Third Grade Dropout. Referring to his father in the title, the book discusses six different lessons modeled by someone who would be deemed an uneducated man. In the book, Rick references how his father would want him to live growing up.

Rick Rigsby Church

Apart from being a motivational speaker, Rigsby is also a minister and the founder of a church called the Impact Family Ministries. He also serves as the CEO of his organization known as Impact World Group.

Rick Rigsby Quotes

  • Good enough is not good enough if it can be better. And better is not good enough if it can be best.
  • Son, there will always be people in life who rub you the wrong way. Some you will work with, others you will work for. Make every effort to respect them. Make every effort to learn something from them. Son, sometimes you have to just stand. Sometimes you have to just hold firm—knowing that you will get through whatever it is.
  • Find a wise mentor. The mentor must have endured some setbacks, failures, and disappointments—for wisdom rarely is acquired without a storm.
  • It’s hard to breathe within the space created by never.
  • We have reared a generation of incredibly bright young people, who have been fed a diet of instant gratification, seasoned with self-absorbed heroes who function in a culture that encourages superficiality.
  • Son, if you’re not going to do it right, it’s not worth doing at all.
  • In essence, I had to move from making an impression on making an impact.
  • A fish would not get caught if he kept his mouth shut!
  • What do people feel like after they have been in your presence? Do they walk away saying, “I saw another possibility in life?” Or do they depart undaunted, unaffected, and none the better?
  • If you want to know what’s inside a man, just shake him up.

Rick Rigsby Speech

Frequent Asked Questions About Rick Rigsby

Who is Rick Rigsby?

Rick Rigsby is an accomplished motivational speaker and author who has gained extensive recognition after he gave a motivational commencement speech at the California State University Maritime Academy in 2017.

How old is Rick Rigsby?

Rick is an American national born in 1962 in San Fransisco, California, United States.

How tall is Rick Rigsby?

Rigsby stands at a height of  5ft 7inches.

Is Rick Rigsby married?

Yes, he is married to Janet Butcher. They got married in 1998 and together they have two children. The couple resides in Dallas, Texas together with their children.

How much is Rick Rigsby worth?

Rick has an approximate net worth of $3 million. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in the entertainment industry.

Where does Rigsby live?

He is a resident of Dallas, Texas, USA. We shall upload pictures of his house as soon as we have them.

Is Rick dead or alive?

Rigsby is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is Rigsby Now?

Rick Rigsby is still an active participant in the creative writing industry. He has published the book ‘Afraid to Hope: Discovering the Courage to Dream Again’  which was published on January 16th, 2018.

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