Richard is the Director and Founder of World Access Project. He has been providing wheelchairs to people with disabilities throughout the world since 1997. Richard is a retired attorney & Vietnam era veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of the U.S. Disabled Ski Team (1990-93), and 3rd in the world in the Downhill in 1990. He is a certified Ski & Tennis Instructor for people with disabilities. In 2011 he was selected as one of CNN Top 10 Heroes for his work with World Access Project.