Name: Jeff Richards
I-75 League team name: West Atlanta Crush
Birthdate: Dec. 5, 1958
Currently resident of: Villa Rica, Georgia
Birthplace: Detroit, MI
Family: Married to Barb for 34 years, daughter Jessica is 26 and son James is 24 as of 1/18/16
Occupation: Salesforce.com Consultant
Job title: VP of Software Engineering
In plain English, what do you do: Software Geek
Real-life MLB team you are a fan of: Detroit Tigers, Atlanta Braves
Years playing Strat: 44 years
Years in the league: 1st year (2016)
How you first were introduced to Strat: From my brother’s future brother-in-law when I was 12. Was hooked after playing on his set of ’71 season cards. Used to play All-Star Baseball (with the spinner) with my Grandma before that.
Origin of your team name: Well, I live west of Atlanta and like the name Crush
Any Strat involvement outside the I-75 League? 2 other leagues: IBA, TOC (retro league)
One thing you would do to improve the league: Hard to tell at first look, but it looks like teams are stacked. Perhaps expansion is necessary.
How to follow you: Linked In. I have a Facebook page, but really hate Facebook.
Your chance to self-promote: 1. Let’s have a FTF tournament. 2. Send me some Salesforce.com business.
How you can be reached: Jeff.Richards@JRDynamics.com