Richard currently serves as Senior Vice President for Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer.
In this role he is responsible for finance and accounting, compliance, contract and grant administration, information technology and knowledge management, global office administration, and employee safety and security.
Richard has worked in nonprofit finance & administration for over eighteen years. He was previously Vice President of Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer at The Trustees of Reservations, a Massachusetts-based land and historic conservation organization, Chief Operating Officer of the New Jersey Conservation Foundation, a New Jersey-based land trust, where in addition to his finance & administration responsibilities he oversaw fundraising and communications, and was Regional Finance Director of the New York Chapter of The Nature Conservancy.
Prior to his transition to the nonprofit sector Richard worked in banking in Boston and New York.
Richard has a BS in Accounting from Salem State University, Salem Massachusetts.