Richard has worked for 30 years on sustainability, social entrepreneurship, policy, and CSR in the public and private sector. He was Business Outreach Director for the Apollo Alliance; Co-director of Colorado Clean Tech for Obama; consultant to the UN Environment Programme, Vice President with Solar Works, Inc., board member of New Hampshire BSR, and adjunct faculty with Boston College. He teaches environmental policy at the University of Denver, serves on the board of Rocky Mountain Employee Ownership Center and is advisor to the State Innovation Exchange. Richard earned a MPP from the University of Wisconsin and a B.S. from the University of Maryland.