Rich Curran is the founder and executive director of Parish Success Group, a Catholic non-profit organization that provides on-site coaching to parishes and dioceses getting them to grow in size and spiritual depth. For more than 25 years he has served the Catholic Church within parishes, dioceses and nationally on numerous boards, associations and consulter to several Catholic publishers.
Rich is known by his titles…father, husband, disciple, trainer, author and itinerant preacher. By occupation, he is a national Catholic speaker and ministry coach who addresses over 50,000 youth and adults each year. He is the Author of We Lack for Nothing: Five Essentials to Grow Your Church and numerous magazine articles and blogs. Rich receives invitations from dioceses, parishes, and schools across the United States to inspire, teach and train their members. He is a regular presenter at national, regional and diocesan Catholic conferences, school assemblies, parish missions and staff leadership days.
Rich holds masters degrees in both education and pastoral ministry from St. Mary’s University in Winona, Minnesota. His wife and best friend, Cortney and their two boys now live in Appleton, WI.