Originally from Central Maine, he has lived in Tennessee since 2017 and graduated from Arlington High School in 2019. After school, he pursued a degree in Hospitality & Resort Management with the University of Memphis while working with a local Holiday Inn. After a couple of years he transferred to an online university so he could work full-time and gain experience simultaneously. Since then he has gained over 4 years of administrative experience in multiple industries, alongside 3-4 years of experience in hospitality and property management in both a Mid-south and New England market. Richard is in the final stages of a BA in Business Administration, and has previously completed real estate licensing, life insurance producer licensing, and even health/accident producer licensing.