Friday, August 9, 2013
Rick Crosby, currently vice-chair of Mount Pleasant Waterworks Commission, will be seeking re-election this November.
Crosby graduated from The Citadel in 1975 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and continued his education at The American College where he became a Registered Health Underwriter. He has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. In 1996 he founded Crosby Insurance Group.
He is an active member of the community and gives back in many ways. In addition to serving as a commissioner, Crosby is a member of the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce, a life member of the Million Dollar Round Table, a founding member of Harbor Club, a Deacon and Elder of Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church, Paul Harris Fellow, and member of The Hibernian Society. Crosby previously served as the president of The Citadel Alumni Association.
Crosby also serves as the chair of the Mount Pleasant Waterworks Personnel Committee and is a member of the Town of Mount Pleasant Economic Development Committee. In 2013, Crosby was appointed by Major Swails to service on the Economic Development Advisory Board. During Crosby’s tenure with Mount Pleasant Waterworks he has been instrumental in the financial stability of Mount Pleasant Waterworks which has allowed MPW to continue to provide customers with safe clean water and wastewater service at the lowest rates in Charleston County.