Rick DiSalvo is the COO emeritus of Draper Aden Associates in Blacksburg. Since retiring, he has started a ministry at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, His Hands, to address home repairs for elderly or disabled parishioners. He also oversees the maintenance of Montgomery County Christmas Store, an all-volunteer, community-wide organization assisting low-income families during the Christmas season. DiSalvo mentors Virginia Tech students through Engineers Without Borders and serves on the Virginia Tech Civil and Environmental Alumni Board. Holding B.S. and M.S. civil engineering degrees from Virginia Tech, DiSalvo brings extensive engineering experience to the board.