Rich is a retired police lieutenant from the Colorado Springs Police Department. He holds a BS degree in Criminal Justice from theSUNYBuffaloState. He worked 28 years, serving in all areas of law enforcement. He also provided security oversight for the USA Olympic Team staff at the 1992 – 2000 Olympic Games. He provided security consulting for a travel nursing company after retirement and now manages personal real estate investments.
Rich enjoys skiing, biking, camping, boating and travel. He has sailed as the Conduct Officer on the Spring’99, Summer’05, Spring’08, Maymester’11 and Summer’ 11 voyages. He has sailed on several Seminar at Sea, Reunion, Enrichment Voyages and the Global Forums. He brings his experience and passion for SAS to share on this voyage. He is looking forward to serving as the assistant coordinator for the Lifelong Learners with his wife, Debbie.