Region 7 – southWest

Region 7 serves the following areas:






Baja California


Chaplain Rich Trimmer

Region 7 Director

Rich and Teri started as volunteer chaplains with RFC in January 2010. Both have been involved in many forms of racing all their lives.

Teri worked with various sprint car teams and currently works in motorsports safety for many different types of racing. She is a Firefighter/ EMT and has been a civilian employee for the Phoenix Fire Department for the last 28 years.

Rich grew up in racing and also has worked motorsports safety around North America and even  South Africa. In 2010 he followed the Lord’s call to ministry and became a full time volunteer with RFC. September 2012 Rich was appointed the full time position of Southwest Region Director. This position allowed Rich to become a deputized fund raiser.

Rich and Teri are the series chaplains for the NHRA Division 7. Rich is an ordained pastor.