Rick Cadden, CCA, CCBA, is the Associate Pastor of Administration at Columbus Avenue Baptist Church in Waco, Texas, and has served on Baptist church staff for 18 years. Rick is responsible for leading Ministerial and Support Staff, Food Service, Facility Management, Operations, Finance and HR Departments. He received certification in 2000 from the NACBA and SBCBAA as a Certified Business Administrator. Rick has a passion for networking and meeting new people, and is very active in Church Administration organizations serving in many capacities. He has been published many times in the NACBA Ledger, is a Session Speaker at Truett Seminary on Facility Management, and current is an officer of the SBCBAA. Facility Management has been a high priority for him at every church he has served with and through years of hands-on experience, he has developed tools that others can use to be effective facility managers. Prior to surrendering to fulltime church ministry in 1982, Rick owned and operated retail and wholesale auto parts businesses from 1973-1995. For fun, Rick drives Mini Coopers locally and in rallies across the U.S. He is co-founder of Heart of Texas Mini Cooper Car Club in Waco, Texas.