1/8/2013 to 1/6/2014
A native of Salmon, Idaho Richard began his career in education in 1987 as a high school science teacher in Lyman, Wyoming. In addition to supporting the academic endeavors of the school, Richard also coached football, basketball, track, and served as the Sr. Class Advisor. In1995 Richard and his family moved from Wyoming to Hawthorne, Nevada where he accepted a job as Principal of Mineral County High School. After three years in the capacity, Richard was hired as the District’s Superintendent and spent three more years learning the processes associated with District operations and administration. In July of 2001, Richard was hired as the Associate Superintendent of Human Resources in Carson City School District. In 2008 he was appointed as the Superintendent and holds that position today.
Richard and his wife, Keli have been married for 25 years and have four children. He and his wife are active in their church where they are involved in working with the youth. Richard had participated as a volunteer in city and church recreation programs and s an active volunteer in his son’s scout troop. Richard enjoys working on his house and taking family trips with his wife and children.