By: Hugo Sanchez *
Student Legal and Mediation Services is proud to welcome Richard Martin Barber III to our team (He goes by Rick). Rick brings a friendly, hardworking and dedicated attitude to the SLMS office. He was born in sunny California, moved to Oklahoma and finally found his home in Texas. Rick is the oldest of three.
Rick is in the process of becoming a United States Marine Corps officer. This past summer attended a six week long Officer Candidate School. Rick is continuing his family’s legacy of serving in the USMC. Once he finishes his training he will be commissioned as a second Lieutenant. After graduating from SHSU He plans on continuing his education by attending law school and becoming a prosecutor.
Rick is in his second year at SHSU having, transferred from Tarrant County Community College. Rick is the President of SHSU’s Rugby Club sport here at SHSU and serves an Ambassador for the College of Criminal Justice. He has also earned the rank of Eagle Scout.
Rick hopes to be able to give back to the student body and help those in need. Self-empowerment is a trait that Rick wholeheartedly believes is vital to success and he knows Student Legal & Mediation Services can help students empower themselves with knowledge. For more information or to make an appointment call 936-294-1717 or visit online at http://www.shsu.edu/dept/legalservice