- Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
- Masters of Arts in Science Teaching, Northern Arizona University
Rich teaches Liberal Studies, Physics, Geology, Meteorology, Engineering, Astronomy, and Robotics here at FALA. In addition to working here, he works as a Field Instructor at the National Outdoor Leadership School. Before coming to FALA, Rich worked as a math and science teacher in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Rich says that he has shaped his Liberal Studies experience around “busting myths, hoaxes, urban legends, and pseudoscience.” He received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and his Masters of Arts in Science Teaching from NAU. Rich has been here at FALA since 2011.