Rich Dietrich, REALTOR
"I don't sell houses; I find people homes!" Rich was raised in Glen Ellyn, Illinois a western suburb of Chicago. He graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a BA in Communications with an emphasis on Public speaking and Radio and Television production. Following graduation, he was a minister with the Churches of Christ working in Madison, WI, Champaign, IL, Chicago IL, Toronto Canada, and Milwaukee Wi. He then worked in the financial sector with Prudential and Mutual of Omaha providing financial and Insurance instruments to both Businesses and Individuals. Seeing a need to provide for his family on a more consistent basis he then worked as a Letter Carrier for 20 years in Champaign IL. During his tenure he worked closely with his local union serving as Steward, Chief Steward and President of Local Branch 671 over the course of several years. He was also chosen by the Business agent for the area to work on several management/union teams as the union representative in cooperative route adjustments. Rich and his wife Julie have a blended family of 7 children and 5 grandchildren and are looking forward to another granddaughter in April of 2016. Rich has his open water Scuba Diver certification and enjoys traveling to warm areas. Rich is a serviced oriented Realtor. "My goal is to take the stress out of your real estate transactions by providing professional, prompt and courteous service. Whether you're selling or buying a home I promise to listen and respond to your needs, on your time schedule."