Executive Director of Risk Management
Rick Osgood, who has worked for the state since 2011, supervises the Department’s Internal Audit, Internal Affairs and Risk Management activities.
He has more than 40 years of senior level management experience with various private sector companies in the fields of finance, accounting, marketing and manufacturing.
Mr. Osgood is a graduate of the University of Illinois with a BA in Finance and Math, and received an MBA from Northwestern University. He holds licenses as a Certified Public Accountant and a Property and Casualty Insurance Broker. Mr. Osgood has served as a reviewer for the Tennessee Council of Excellence.
Mr. Osgood spent 15 years as a volunteer with the American Red Cross, serving on local, state and national committees. He served a Chair of the Nashville Area Chapter from 1994 to 1996. He is an active member of Belle Meade United Methodist Church.