Rich Smith

Rich serves as Chief Operating Officer for Global Action. Having worked within large financial services organizations with executive roles in Internal Audit, Human Resources, Claims, and Operations, Rich has 30 years of extensive experience in strategic and operational planning, coaching, CEO and board-level reporting, and performance improvement. Rich and his wife, Cherry, now reside in Antigua, Guatemala, where they serve as missionaries focused on youth (primarily 18 to 30-somethings), coordinating Global Action’s Foundations pastoral training in the Antigua region, and assisting in various other ministries that seek to meet physical and spiritual needs of the Guatemalan people. As graduates of the Global Action 2018 Foundations class, they have experienced and witnessed first-hand the transformational power of God’s Word. They are passionate about Global Action’s mission of training and equipping leaders, who will, in-turn, change their communities and the world for our Lord.