Duluth, Minn., U.S.A. ------September 2, 2010 –--- Rick Revoir was recently appointed by the Duluth City Council to the Duluth Seaway Port Authority Board of Commissioners. He will complete the remaining two years of a six-year term held previously by Thomas A. Clure who passed away in May.
Since 2004, Revoir has been an assistant professor in the School of Business & Technology at the College of St. Scholastica, teaching both accounting and healthcare finance courses. He taught a personal finance course for four years in the College’s Dignitas first-year experience program and has led several study abroad trips to China.
Prior to joining St. Scholastica, he worked for 11 years in healthcare finance positions at SMDC Health System in Duluth and St. Joseph's Medical Center in Phoenix, Ariz. Revoir earned a B.A. in accounting from the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) and an M.B.A. from Arizona State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (Ariz. license) and is currently pursuing a doctorate at UMD. Revoir serves on the Finance Committee of St. Scholastica’s Board of Trustees and is a past member of the board of Lutheran Campus Ministry of Minnesota. He and his family live in Duluth.
In addition, at the Port Authority’s board meeting on August 26, Commissioner Cal Larson (Fergus Falls) and Commissioner Lowell Hellervik (St. Paul) were elected to serve as treasurer and assistant treasurer, respectively, for the remainder of this fiscal year.