Rich has joined Cook Martin Poulsen as a member of the audit team. He brings with him 13+ years of accounting experience. He has diverse experience in a manufacturing environment and some of his expertise includes budgeting, forecasting, capital assets, cost accounting, revenue recognition, and internal auditing. He has a demonstrated history of process improvement and automation. He has built systems and databases, designed internal controls, and written macros and queries to make operations work efficiently. Simply put, he likes to understand how “things” work, and make them work better.
Rich was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest of Seattle, Washington. He moved to Cache Valley to find and marry his wife Stacy who is the love of his life. Rich has lived in Hyde Park, UT with Stacy and his six children for over 20 years. Some of his greatest joys are being a husband and father, and in his free time Rich enjoys woodworking. He also loves camping and hiking, and spending time outdoors exploring Utah’s beautiful mountains and trails.