About Us

We believe in dreaming big. It’s how our company was born, and it’s what we hope to give all the students who travel with us: confidence and big ideas for the future, based on what we can learn from our journey today.

Our Mission
WorldStrides’ mission is to ignite personal growth for students through travel at every stage of development.

Our Vision
To be the superior choice in educational travel for teachers, administrators, students and parents.

Rick Morrow

Rick Morrow

Executive Vice President

Rick Morrow joined WorldStrides in 2013 with a desire to bring his business experience to the meaningful work of student travel. He believes on-site learning is crucial to a full educational experience and enjoys working with professionals who share his passion.

Rick has been a successful entrepreneur and executive for more than 20 years. Prior to joining WorldStrides, he completed a number of engagements with portfolio companies of The Carlyle Group. He received his law degree from the University of Virginia, a Master in Economics from the London School of Economics and a Bachelor of Arts with Honors in Economics from Stanford University.

Rick has two grown daughters and resides in Charlottesville, Virginia with his wife, Prince. He coached youth soccer for 15 years, and today enjoys fly-fishing, hiking, and gardening with his family.