Mike Rich PTA, ATC/L
Mike has been involved with the Justin Sportsmedicine Team since 1990, and served as a Program Manager since 1994. Having been raised on a ranch in southwest Kansas, he was familiar with the program and began as a Program Associate covering rodeos in Arizona while attending Arizona State University. Mike is a graduate of ASU where he received dual degrees in exercise science and education. He is also a Nationally Certified Athletic Trainer who has served on the state board of directors as well as national association committees. In 1991, Mike opened a physical therapy clinic, SPORT Rehabilitation in Mesa, Arizona. Later, he became Regional Co-Director for Physiotherapy Associates, managing the operation of physical therapy clinics throughout Arizona. In 2007, Mike started the Restore Group of physical therapy clinics in Arizona. He currently owns, manages, and practices in the Restore Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Clinic in Gilbert (Phoenix). Upon Don Andrewsâ€™ retirement in 2009, Mike was awarded the title of Executive Director of the Justin Sportsmedicine Team, and now manages and directs each aspect of the program. Mike is married to Mindy and they live in Gilbert, Arizona, with their twin sons Jacob and Joshua.