Right Worshipful Brother Hutcheson was born in Shelby, Montana, in 1954 when his father was working on the Tiber Dam. He grew up on a small cattle farm in North Arkansas just south of Branson, MO. He started working with a construction company immediately following high school , the last 35 years of which was primarily in Missouri until his retirement in 2012 from the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 101, Kansas City Missouri.
Rick became a member of Branson Lodge 587 in 2007 where He served as Master in 2013. He was on the advisory board for the Taneycomo Assembly No. 100 International Order of the Rainbow for Girls for 3 years and had the honor of serving 3 Grand Masters as DDGM for the 43rd Masonic District. He has held many Ritual Subdivision Cards along the way including Sub1, Sub 2 part 3, Sub 3, and Sub 4 parts 1,2,3,4. Right Worshipful Brother Hutcheson is a current member of Abou Ben Adhem Shrine and Valley of Joplin Scottish Rite.
Since retirement he has settled in on the south shore of Bull Shoal Lake close to where I grew up and enjoys antique cars and tractors. Right Worshipful Brother Hutcheson enjoys ritual work and likes to help out with Degrees any chance he gets.