Rich is Director of Natural Gas Marketing, Pacific Northwest, at United Energy Trading. Rich began his early career at Merrill Lynch as a Registered Financial Advisor before moving into a leadership capacity within the pharmaceutical industry. Since 2007, Rich has focused on originating opportunities within the commercial and industrial end use markets, utilizing a variety of hedging strategies to reduce customer exposure to market volatility while providing a reliable source of natural gas. 

When Rich is not at the office, he spends his time playing and coaching ice hockey with his two boys, fishing, hunting, or can be found in the mountains with his family.