Rich is a member of the Board of Directors of the Fontana Police Officers’ Association and serves as the president. He is a 20 plus year veteran of law enforcement and a graduate of the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Academy. Rich has worked patrol and has been assigned as a Helicopter Observer, School Resource Officer, Explorer Post Advisor, CERT Instructor, Mentor and Bicycle Patrol Officer. He is currently assigned to a patrol team. Rich has strong ties to the Fontana Community. Prior to his employment at FPD, he was an FPD Explorer Scout, FUSD Campus Safety Officer and FPD Reserve Police Officer. He has been officially recognized numerous times for his outstanding service to the people of Fontana.