Rich joined Smile Train in December 2013 and is the Senior Director, Development. He and his team work closely with individuals and family foundations in the US., Europe, and Latin America to assist donors in realizing their philanthropic goals.
Before joining Smile Train’s team, Rich was a Major Gifts Officer with Amnesty International USA, with responsibilities for New England and Washington D.C. Prior to joining the nonprofit world, Rich spent his career in telecommunications and media, with positions in sales, marketing, and management. The firms where he worked include AT&T, The New York Times International, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, and NYSE Euronext.
Rich, who holds both a BS from Manhattan College and an MA from Fordham University, has seen Smile Train’s partners create new smiles for patients in Argentina, Brazil and China.