Dick began his racing career in the early 1980’s working on successful Trans-Am and IMSA GTP programs before moving to CART in 1987 with Shierson Racing as race engi­neer. From there, Dick held engi­neering posi­tions at teams such as Galles-Kraco Racing, Budweiser King Racing (CART/NASCAR), Stavola Brothers (NASCAR), Team KOOL Green, PPI Motor­sports, Team Rahal, Blair Racing, Super Aguri Fernandez Racing, KV Racing Tech­nology, Dreyer & Rein­bold Racing and Dale Coyne Racing. His engi­neering career includes a number of high­lights such as leading Arie Luyendyk to his first Indi­anapolis 500 win in 1990 and his most recent high­light is a win with Mike Conway at Dual 2 in Detroit last season with Dale Coyne Racing.

Among the drivers Dick has worked with are Tom Gloy, David Hobbs, Chip Ganassi, Scott Pruett, John Andretti, Al Unser Jr., Raul Boesel, Arie Luyendyk, Danny Sullivan, Scott Goodyear, Paul Tracy, Dario Fran­chitti, Oriol Servia, Cris­tiano da Matta, Kenny Brack, Max Papis, Adrian Fernandez, Buddy Rice, Sarah Fisher, Justin Wilson, James Jakes, Mike Conway and others.