Currently serving as President of MANUP Buffalo and an 8-year prostate cancer survivor, Richard also works as Patient Navigator in Patient Advocacy at Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Richard is a founding member of MANUP Buffalo Carnegie Mellon Department of Theatre alumnus, Richard is Vice-President and in charge of Media Relations and Special Projects for Buffalo ComedySportz (CSz Buffalo). Richard has been doing improv comedy since 1994, performing and teaching with Buffalo ComedySportz since 1996. Richard is also Co-Creator of Buffalo’s newest improv sketch comedy show, ‘Chillin’. He is a Co-Founder & Business Manager of BusinessTheatre Works, LLC, a workplace consulting company, which specializes in developing and implementing workplace-educational/training programs and has worked for companies as diverse as Disney and Cisco Systems to the United States Postal Service and NASA. Richard has over 33 years’ experience as an actor for stage, film, voice-overs and commercials. Richard has worked on such plays as ‘Raisin in the Sun’ and ‘Lobby Hero’ as well as having been seen in the SyFy Channels, ‘Battledogs’ and CBS’s ‘Three Rivers’. You can also see Richard in, ‘Not Human’ and B.O.Y.D which recently won the WNY Best Acting Ensemble at the Buffalo Dreams Film Festival. Also, look for Richard in the feature film ‘Nicholas of Myra’ in theatres this Christmas 2015. He’s a proud Member of SAG-AFTRA and AEA (Actors Equity Association).