Charleston, SC, born and raised, Richard first came to Atlanta to attend AIU, where he obtained his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
After graduating, Richard continued to hone his art direction and design skills at several leading agencies in the Atlanta area including Wolf Group, Hot Head Studios and most recently UTOKA, where he served as Creave Director and oversaw creave teams working on well known brands including Coke, AT&T, Ford and Hyatt.
Richard also has a wealth of experience in retail advertising with AMC, Kroger, Publix, Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club and others on game-changing programs that continue to drive business for these brands.
Richard plays a key role within VWA as creave lead on all current clients as well as connuing to build the agency’s growing design & producon arts services division.
In his spare me, Richard enjoys watching SEC and NFL football, various outdoor activities (too many to list) and spending time with friends and family.