Artist | Speaker | President of Rick Alonzo Ministries (RAM)
Born in the Philippines, Rick came to live in the United States at the age of twelve. He resides in California with his wife, Michelle, and 4 children. Ricks love for art has taken him all over the globe and has inspired countless people including children, youth and adult.
For the past 26 years, Rick has traveled across the US and around the world speaking, and performing in various schools (public, private, and home schools), prisons, churches, corporate companies, camps, hospitals, movie theaters, fairs/festivals, government events, malls, television, concerts, crusades, radio and many other public arenas.
Rick has worked with various leaders including politicians, principals/teachers, chiefs/police officers, fire fighters, pastors, doctors, veterans, and executive directors of many organizations.
He has collaborated with various non-profit organizations and has helped raised funds to benefit and help further their cause. Some of these includes the Art of Life (cancer survivors), Relay for Life, Break The Barriers, Make A Wish Foundation, Clovis Veterans, Made for Him, Breaking the Chains, Habitat for Humanity, and many others.
Throughout his career, Rick has completed over 20,000 paintings, and his artwork is displayed in homes, offices, and churches across the globe. He is the founder and president of Rick Alonzo Ministries, a nonprofit organization committed to reaching the world and impacting the lives of people.
In addition, Rick is an ordained evangelist and he is a certified speaker, trainer, and coach.
Artist | Speaker | Ministry Coordinator
Faith Escobedo is an artist, speed painter, speaker, and ministry liaison for Rick Alonzo Ministries. She has a BA in Psychology from California State University, Fresno and has worked with children, teens, and adults in a variety of different ministries for over 10 years using her background in psychology and mental health to help other people with their own struggles.
Growing up, she worked with her dad, Rick Alonzo, doing a variety of different jobs in the ministry which has allowed her to be able to be a vital part of Rick Alonzo Ministries today.
Presently, she is working on instilling a recovery ministry into her community to help other people receive healing and freedom from their hurt, addictions, and habits. Her desire is to serve other people and to make sure they know they are loved and valued.
Faith lives in California with her husband and enjoys traveling, writing, drawing, swimming, basketball, and playing video games/boardgames.