Richard Hicks

Founder and Principal Consultant

Microsoft Cloud and Datacenter MVP

Richard M Hicks Consulting

Richard Hicks (MCP, MCSE, MCTS, MCITP: Enterprise Administrator, MCSA) is a network and information security expert specializing in Microsoft technologies. As a six-time Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), he has traveled around the world speaking to network engineers, security administrators, and IT professionals about Microsoft edge security and remote access. Richard has nearly two decades experience working in large scale corporate computing environments and has designed and deployed perimeter defense and secure remote access solutions for some of the largest companies in the world. Richard is an independent consultant focused on helping organizations large and small implement DirectAccess and client-based remote access VPN using the Microsoft platform.