Meet our team
Richard has lived all but two years of his life in the Seattle area. Graduating from Cleveland High School, he attended Western Washington University and earned his Bachelor's Degree in Education. Richard went on to teach in the Kent and Seattle School Districts before taking the reins at a GED learning center at a non-profit agency in South Central Seattle. He joined Sea Mar 2011 and managed their At-Risk Youth Programs until August of 2022, when he was appointed the position of LEAP Director.