Richard has worked as a manager in the voluntary sector, NHS and local authorities and a commissioner in health and social care and for Greater Manchester Strategic Health Authority.
Richard has completed an MA in Social Work Studies, a Masters in Business Administration and previously worked as a social worker for young people and also in palliative care services.
He is passionate about supporting the development of physical and mental health and wellbeing services
Richard has lived in Manchester for 25 years and likes to spend as much of his time as possible with his partner and their 2 boys.
He has been a trustee at 42nd Street for 4 years.