Richard is the HR Manager for Talent and Wellness Development for the City of Pittsburgh.
Richard is also an adjunct professor for Robert Morris University where he has taught Leadership, Organizational Ethics, Argument and Research and Understanding and Managing Diversity in the Workplace, Applied Organizational Leadership Skills.
Richard has been a fitness professional for over 38 years. He has trained and coached thousands NCAA athletes, Olympians, NFL, NHL, and members of USA Karate Team.
He is the owner of Coachrtb Coaching and Leadership Group.
Coachrtb Coaching and Leadership Group is a diversity, equity, inclusion consulting practice that focuses on real-world problems with real-world strategies. We help organizations create a work environment that is culturally and racially literate based on education, self-reflection, and continuous training at all levels of the organization to drive sustainable change. We customize our content for presentations, training, and workshops. Our topics include Microaggressions, Implicit Bias, Anti-Racism, Inclusivity in the Workplace, Cultural and Racial Literacy.
He is the former Executive Director for Three Rivers Rowing, former Inclusion Manager for USRowing and presently is the Co-Chair for the USRowing’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee. (DEI) He also served on the USRowing Diversity Taskforce and the United States Olympic and Para Diversity Committee.
Master of Science Degree in Organizational Leadership
Bachelor of Arts in Communications
Sexual Education, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression (SOGIE) Certified Trainer
Certified Green Dot Instructor (Sexual Violence Intervention Training)
University South Florida Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Certification