Rich and JoAnna are the Lead Pastors of Hope Church. After faithfully serving Pastor Tony & Tami Cribb for nearly 8 years as Associate Pastors, they were installed as Lead Pastors in 2020. Today, Hope is a growing, Christ-centered, Spirit-filled church with multiple locations in the state of South Carolina.
Rich graduated with a B.S. in Psychology from Charleston Southern University and a Master’s of Divinity from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He has been serving in pastoral ministry for over 20 years. He married his childhood sweetheart, JoAnna, in 1998 and they have 4 kids: Ella Tays, Mary Ellis, Mac, and Camp. Rich is passionate about revival, Clemson Tigers, reading, and spending time with his family.