Rigging Lab Academy Instructor | North American Sales Manager for International Safety Components | Former Production Climber | Champion Tree Climber
Rich has more than 25 years invested in Arboriculture as a production climber, commercial tree service business owner, and safety trainer. In 2006 Rich shifted gears away from production tree climbing to the design, manufacture, and distribution of Arborist Climbing Equipment. In 2014 Rich signed on with ISC Wales to operate as their North American Sales Manager responsible for all height disciplines. Rich became an ISA Certified Arborist in 1993, an ISA Certified Climber Specialist in 2000, and currently holds Certifications as a SPRAT Level 1 Technician, Competent Tower Climber and Rescuer, Confined Space Rescue Technician, Trauma at Height Technician, Global Wind Power Technician, and Technical Vertical Rescue L3 (Brazil).