Rich's passion for older homes led him to Sequoyah Realty in 2000, and he has worked with hundreds of buyers and sellers on their quest to find their perfect home. A graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Rich previously was responsible for managing regional and national sales organizations at global information companies Dun & Bradstreet, ChoicePoint and Equifax. Rich also has previously held a Tennessee general contractor's license and has done extensive work renovating and remodeling homes in both Knoxville and Atlanta. Rich has been on the Boards of Nucleus Knoxville (a civic organization), SHEEP (the Sequoyah Hills Early Enrichment Program), the Sequoyah Elementary Foundation, the Sequoyah Hills Preservation Society (dedicated to the beautification and preservation of Sequoyah Hills) and the West High School Foundation. Rich lives in Sequoyah Hills with his wife, Angie, their daughter A.J. and their son, Grant.