Mr. Ritz is the retired CEO of Oregon Title Insurance Company and current CEO of Footwear Specialties International. He is engaged in non-profit board leadership to ensure the highest caliber of management and operating effectiveness, while concurrently supporting non-profit charities with events, cultivation activities and encouragement to staff and volunteers.
He played an invaluable role at ChristieCare as Chair of the Real Estate Task Force and President of the ChristieCare Foundation Board of Directors. Mr. Ritz relentlessly coaches numerous non-profits, supporting leaders with intelligence, vision and creative solutions. Successful events include The Children’s Charity Ball and the ChristieCare Auction, which simultaneously raising organizational profiles, critical operating funds and cultivating new and enthusiastic donors.
Mr. Ritz has led philanthropic efforts in Oregon for over 30 years and set the standard for sharing ‘time, talent and treasure.’