Rich Dewein is a graduate of Iowa Wesleyan College, where he studied music. He spent 34 years as a high school vocal director and has served several churches as a choir director and organist. Previously, he served St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Des Moines. He is experienced as a choral director, organist and hand bell choir director. He lives with his wife in West Des Moines, where he continues to give private voice lessons and serve as accompanist for local school choirs.