Rich comes to the City of Montrose with many years of experience in Engineering, Information Systems, and Business Management. Rich completed his education with a Bachelor's of Science in Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign and more recent degrees as Master's of Business Administration and Master's of Science in Electrical Engineering (Communication Systems) at Arizona State University.
Rich and his wife, Patricia, have lived on the Western Slope since 2005. Besides working with technology and helping others solve their technology needs, Rich enjoys playing golf. Both enjoy hiking, biking and the majestic scenery the area has to offer. Rich and Pat have always appreciated the welcoming that the residents of Montrose have provided.
Prior to city employment, Rich held the position of IT Manager with the Engineering Schools at Arizona State University and Technology Director at Ridgway Schools. Rich has worked in other technical positions for NCR, AT&T, Symbios Logic, State of Colorado, Montrose County, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, and EchoStar.