Rick is Vice President of Business Development at the Enterprise Center of Johnson County and also serves as Managing Director of the Mid-America Angels (MAA) and was one of its founding organizers. As Managing Director, he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the angel network including managing deal flow, application screening and presentations, due diligence, deal structure negotiation, investment coordination, securities and tax filings, and post-investment management and reporting. MAA has invested over $11.5 million in a portfolio of 29 companies.Rick is a member of the Angel Capital Association, the Association for Corporate Growth, the National Association of Seed & Venture Funds, and the National Business Incubation Association. He is also a member of the Angel Capital Association Public Policy Committee and a board member for various MAA portfolio companies. Additionally, Rick serves on the advisory board of the Kansas Capital Multiplier Venture Fund, on the planning and selection committees of InvestMidwest, the judging panel of the Animal Health Investment Forum and is an advisory board member of the Kit Bond Institute for Industrial & Applied Life Sciences.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Rick Vaughn and other top speakers and celebrities.