Rick Heyland
Chief Operating Officer, Americas

heylandRick joined RLG in 1989. Driven by his passion for coaching clients to achieve peak performance both individually and collectively within their organizations, Rick has contributed to RLG’s growth over the past 27 years. Among his major accomplishments are the establishment of five new business units: Aerospace 2000, Alaska 2003, Offshore Oil and Gas 2009, Capital Projects 2013, and Lower 48 2014. He was also influential in developing RLG’s leadership tools. Rick leads the Americas business units, with a primary focus on synergy and consistency. Additionally, as a senior executive team member, Rick will continue sharing learnings, driving excellence and collaborating with our European, Russian and Australasia teams. Rick and his wife Cheryl have six children and eight grandchildren and live in Salt Lake City, Utah. He earned his MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University.