Board of Directors

The National Business Association is governed by an independent Board of Directors. The NBA Board Members use their extensive experience and diverse backgrounds to determine the best course of action for the NBA.

Dr. Martin Walsh: Resident of Greenwood Village Colorado. Board Member 35 + Years Joined the Board in 1988

Dr. Walsh is a Self Employed Management Consultant and Corporate Psychologist. His focus has been to work as a sounding board to the officer level and as a developer of individuals and the organization. Consulting to organizations large and small in a variety of industries in North America, Europe, and Asia. Typically his consulting relationships last for years and result in an insider level of trust with an outsider's perspective. Client list has included CVS, Target, Catholic Health East, Deluxe Entertainment, and Kohl's.

Rick Foster: Resident of Valley View, Texas. Board Member since 2013, President since 2016.

Mr. Foster is the president and founder of Guardian Financial and the Foster Financial Group. He has been interviewed by numerous publications as a subject matter expert, including USA Today. Mr. Foster has a twice weekly radio program "Plain Talk-No Worries" where he answers retirement income and investment questions. He has been a senior marketing executive in the insurance industry for two decades and an entrepreneur for most of his career. Rick brings savvy and depth to the Board of the NBA. These are on clear display during Board discussions on the issues of the Self­ Employed business owner.

Becky Richardson: Resident of Irving, Texas. Board Member and Treasurer since 2018.

Ms. Richardson assumed the Board Position following the passing of the former President and Board Member Tim Morgan from Lancaster, PA. Ms. Richardson brings her considerable financial experience to Board and as Treasurer. Ms. Richardson for fifteen years has been providing financial accounting for several companies.