Rich has extensive experience in providing business, financial and tax consulting services to owner-managed businesses. Over the years, he has provided valuable assistance to clients in the construction, retail, agricultural, and manufacturing sectors. In addition to providing the traditional assurance and tax services, Rich works closely with his clients through many aspects of business planning, including the preparation of financial projections, financing alternatives, income tax minimization, and IT support.
Rich has served the community holding a number of volunteer positions, including Director of the St. Catharines Chamber of Commerce, Director of the Welland Minor Basketball Association, Governor of the St . Catharines YMCA, and President of Big Brothers of South Niagara. Rich is currently Treasurer of the Greater Niagara General Hospital Foundation and a Director of the Niagara Rangers Basketball Club as well as a member of the Canadian Italian Business and Professional Association of Niagara and the Niagara Falls YMCA.
A basketball fanatic, Rich continues to play recreational basketball and coaches a select girls basketball team.
Rich qualified as a Chartered Professional Accountant in 1982 after graduating from the University of Waterloo in 1978 with a Bachelor of Mathematics degree.
Committee and Team Involvement
Information Technology Committee