Rich Dutra-St. John
Rich Dutra-St. John: A gifted facilitator and counselor, Rich has been working with youth and families as a licensed family therapist and drug intervention specialist. With a shared vision that every child could someday live in a world where they feel safe, loved and celebrated, Rich and his wife Yvonne combined their collective passion and experience to co-found the Challenge Day Program in 1987. Rich, Yvonne and their talented team of leaders have positively affected the lives of millions of youth and adults both in person and through the media. The award-winning Program has been highlighted on several documentaries, the Oprah Winfrey Show and has been led around the world. Rich is also the co-author of the life-changing book Be the Hero You’ve Been Waiting For.