Rich has been at Wakeman for 23 years. He was named "Volunteer of the Year” in 1995 and moved into a Senior Staff role while also coaching the Travel basketball Team. Rich became the full time Basketball Program Director in 2005. Rich earned a Communications/Psychology Degree from the University of Bridgeport. He is also a two-time Amateur Baseball National Champion in 2011, 2014, as well as MVP in 2014.