72 year resident of Bethel. Retired in 2003 after 35 years with UPS, he is currently working part time for the Bethel Public Schools. Richard has served on the Zoning Board of Appeals, the 1989 Charter Revision Commission, and the Bethel Police Commission for the past 5 years. A veteran of the United States Army, he is a member of American Legion Post 100 in Bethel. He and his wife Theresa have three children, Kim, Keith, and Keri.