Pastor Rich serves as the District NYI (Nazarene Youth International) President. He graduated from Northwest Nazarene University in 2002 with a degree in business administration, then earned his MA in Church Leadership from Southern Nazarene Universitiy. Rich is also an ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene. He has served as youth pastor for Canyon Hill Church of the Nazarene for twenty years. Rich enjoys spending time with his wife and their three children.