Rich began his career with McCloud Fire Department in 2023. He has 15 years of experience as a Paramedic working in all areas of EMS and Public Safety. He made the move to McCloud Fire Department to continue his career as a firefighter. Rich is a Certified Critical Care Flight Paramedic and has a wide range of specialty qualifications. He was recently selected for the California State Fire Marshall Peer Support Cadre; this allows him to give back to the First Responder community and the public by supporting mental health. Rich recently moved into the town of McCloud. He is looking forward to a promising career and giving to the community.