Richard and his wife, Kim, have been married for thirty-one years. They have three children, Dane, Danielle, and Deann, and seven grandchildren.
Richard served as a career Police Officer in Abilene, Texas, as well as a Field Training Officer, a SWAT Team Officer, a Police Academy Instructor, a Range Master and Lead Firearms Instructor, and a Bicycle Patrol Officer. Richard also has more than thirty years of experience as a framing carpenter.
Richard earned a Bachelor of Arts in Bible at Hardin-Simmons University.
Hometown: Abilene, Texas
Been at Faith Since: August, 2020
Little Known Fact: Richard was part of a singing group, The Graham Crackers, in Graham, Texas.