Rich joined the Arrow Heights staff in 2000 and served for 14 years as the Student Pastor before transitioning to his current role as Pastor of Care & Missions.
He is married to Jennifer, who teaches English and is the varsity girls tennis coach at BAHS. They have three beautiful daughters, two of whom are in college and one who recently graduated from college and is married.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Ministry from Oklahoma Baptist University and a Master of Religious Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Twenty-five of Rich’s thirty whole years in ministry has been serving as pastor to students & families in a couple of churches, including First Baptist Church Philadelphia, Mississippi, and North Peachtree Baptist Church in Dunwoody, Georgia.
Rich enjoys traveling, fishing, shooting, sports, and, most of all, being with his family.