FCAW Board Member
Executive Director of USA Wrestling
"I'm extremely excited about the positive impact FCA Wrestling can have on our youth." says Rich. "I'm also excited about the leadership and intensity that Carl Perry brings to the program. I believe that FCA Wrestling can impact not only the way, but the effectiveness by which coaches coach. FCA Wrestling can make a very positive difference for our sport."
Rich has been with USA Wrestling for 20 years, and has held the position of Executive Director of USA Wrestling since 2001. The organization has thrived in many areas under his direction and leadership. Prior to becoming Executive Director, Rich was Associate Executive Director of Programs and National Events Director for USA Wrestling. He was the wrestling Competition Manager of the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia.
Rich feels passionate about the importance of wrestling in our country and the impact the wrestling coach can have on instilling positive values on the young men and women they come in contact with. Rich was personally impacted by a local FCA Huddle, and as a Christian feels a strong sense of responsibility to try to do all he can to help extend that opportunity to as many young wrestlers as possible.