Rich Boltizar is the Director of Debate at Stanford University and coaches the Parliamentary team. Rich is a graduate of Stanford University and twice served as President of the Stanford Debate Society. While debating at Stanford, Rich competed in both APDA (American format) and British Parliamentary Debate and reached elimination rounds of the World Universities Debating Championships and numerous tournaments on the APDA circuit. Rich also served a one year term on the American Parliamentary Debate Association's Board of Trustees. Rich debated for Capital High School in Boise, Idaho, clearing at many of the top Policy Debate tournaments in the country and competing at the TOC his senior year.