Raised in Albemarle County, Rodger attended UVA and then pursued a career playing professional polo. This livelihood spanned nearly twenty years and included tournaments throughout the country at such clubs as Brandywine, Palm Beach Polo, Middleburg, and many more. Occasionally, tournaments he played in international tournaments outside the US. In 1994 Rodger moved back to VA to work in the family business; Augusta Block in Staunton, VA. When the company sold ten years later, Rodger teamed up with Susan in real estate. Susan and Rodger met in the mid eighties and were married in 1990 while both residing in Florida Besides working together, the Rineharts spend time with two really cool children, their horses, and their dogs out on the farm on Walkers Creek.