Dick was born in Battle Creek, Michigan, graduated from Battle Creek Lakeview High School, attended Albion College then University of Michigan where he graduated as a dentist. After serving two years in the United States Air Force he moved his family to Boyne City and opened a family dental practice, which he operated for more than 40 years.....He has lived in Boyne City since 1964. During his time in Boyne city he has served as President of the local school board, President of the Charlevoix Area Hospital, and President of the local Alano Club. He currently serves as chairman of the Charlevoix County Commission on Aging. He is passionate about volunteering and giving back to the community. For the last 20 years he has been involved as a Real Estate agent assisting clients in selling and purchasing real estate. In his spare time he builds and restores antique furniture and specializes in making Shaker furniture and boxes. You also usually can find him helping his granddaughter, Sydney Wormell in her flower shop, Upsy Daisy Floral, while entertaining his two great grandsons. He is excited about the changes in Boyne City and encourages people to join our great community!!!