Rick Azevedo has known and worked with Jim Clare for 21 years. He started out at Golden State Irrigation in 1993 in Crows Landing, California, when the store was very small. He stayed with Golden State Irrigation until 2006, when he moved to Pacific SouthWest Irrigation’s Stockton yard. He is now the store manager at the Turlock location with his son, Nic Azevedo. Rick was born and raised in Patterson, California and now lives in Hilmar, California.