Posted on February 3, 2016
Rick Sweenie has served with Good News Jail & Prison Ministry since 1980. He began in a volunteer capacity as an Assistant Chaplain at the Pottawattamie County Jail. In 1987, Rick became a full-time Chaplain in the Pottawattamie County Jail and the Sarpy County Jail. In 1995, Rick assumed a Regional Director position with Good News. He currently oversees the ministry of 19 Chaplains in 10 states. Rick received a Bachelor degree at Grace University, Omaha, Nebraska, in Bible and Human Resource Management.
Rick lives in Bellevue, Nebraska with his wife, Margie.