About Rich Brown
Rich Brown is the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA), the world leader in fitness education delivering comprehensive, cognitive and practical distance education for fitness professionals.
Rich joined the ISSA in 2019 and is based out of the Phoenix, Arizona office. With 25 years of experience in the industry, Rich has established his reputation as being a highly-focused and results-driven technology executive with an innovative vision, and the exceptional ability to think strategically, build high-performing teams and be an inspiring leader.
Rich earned his Bachelor of Science in HRIM from the Pennsylvania State University and currently holds numerous technology certifications including a Design for Six Sigma Greenbelt.
Rich defines his professional success and finds personal satisfaction in being able to help others not only achieve their goals but far exceed them. In his free time, Rich is a technology evangelist, equestrian, dog lover and avid photographer who enjoys traveling with his husband Daniel.