Richard worked with Clif Goodgame, COO, on IT projects in Johnson City with Clif’s company, Structured Solutions. In May 2017, Richard Joined the Neighborhood Nerds Team with a referral from Clif. As Leo described his grand vision, Richard fell in love with the idea and began working as a Support Nerd. Though Richard goes to East Tennessee State University, he continues to provide remote support and research to Neighborhood Nerds’ members. Furthermore, Richard leads the Neighborhood Nerds Software Development Team and aims to refine the Member-Nerd experience to make it as seamless as possible.