The publishing credits to Richard’s resume are many, including Weissmann Travel Reports, STAR Service, Intelliguide, BTP24, Voyager Travel Guides and Travel Research Online. Articles about Richard have appeared in USA Today, Money Magazine, and Newsweek as well as numerous travel trade publications. His travel articles appear in both consumer and trade publications alike.
Richard is a frequent speaker at industry events and a contributor to other industry publications. He is an instructor in The Travel Institute’s Professional Educators Program, and has authored travel agent certification programs for several tourism authorities, tour operators and cruise lines.
Richard graduated from Wake Forest University with a BA in Religion and English, studied in graduate Religion programs at the University of Virginia, and graduated from Washington and Lee University with a Juris Doctorate.