Rich and his wife, Pam, moved to Jefferson Township in 2006. Rich's insurance business has been in this area since 1999 and they fell in love with Jefferson Township and Blacklick Creek. In 2007, Jefferson Township trustees appointed Rich to the Parks Board, and to the Zoning Commission in 2011. He was elected township trustee in 2013. Professionally, Rich has been in the insurance business since 1992 and his office is now in the Township. Previously, Rich has served in various accounting and finance roles including chief financial officer. Rich holds a Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude, in accounting and finance from Franklin University. Many know Rich & Pam's home on Reynoldsburg New Albany Road by the extensive annual Christmas decoration display. Pam has been a registered nurse at Children's Hospital for more than 33 years.