Rich Scolio is a bladder cancer survivor living in Erie, Pennsylvania with his wife Jan. He is currently a director on the board of Erie Catholic Preparatory School and also serves on the finance committee. He attended Xavier University and graduated with a BSBA in Finance. He served as a Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps until his retirement in 1968. He then went on to work with Smith Barney in investment banking from 1976-2010.