Instructor & Author Rich Baker makes an art of turning groups into teams. Combining learning with laughter, Rich resonates with his audiences and students by infusing the learning and practicing of skills such as empathy, listening, creativity, conflict, etc. with a true sense of laughter and play.
A master improviser, Rich has toured the country performing and/or teaching improv for The Second City, Mission Improvable, ComedySportz Chicago, and his festival headlining troupe Rollin’ In Riches. As a trainer and keynote speaker, Rich has helped build teams for hundreds of organizations, companies, non-for profits and schools.
Corporate Improv Trainer
“Rich has a gift for bringing out the best in people. His sessions are always fun, insightful and inspiring”
-Jason Ferruggia (Author, Host/Creator of Renegade Radio Podcast)
“Rich really helped us put a narrative to all that we had to say about our company.”
-Jason Hobbs (Founder & Head of Marketing of Thinketing, Inc.)
“Rich’s talent, expertise and conscientiousness were requisite for me to feel confident that I’ve provided every edge to my attendees to best absorb and assimilate the information I impart.”
-Dave Hindler (Managing Director, HCR Wealth Advisors)
“Rich challenges his clients to break through their barriers and fears. He is kind, respectful and won’t let you slack off.”-Kathie Nirschl (Vice President Human Resources Aquarium of the Pacific)“Rich created a space where it felt safe to explore creatively and helped us get out of a mindset of self-judgment.”
-Jeff Bomberger (Author, Founder of Soul Force Awakening)