Richard lives in Burford with his family and has been a Community Governor for 16 years. Richard is the Vicar of Burford and the surrounding villages and is a Governor for two other educational establishments; a secondary school in Cheltenham and an Oxford College.
As a Governor, Richards sits on the Finance and Resource Committee, specialising in recruitment and performance management. Linking in with the School Development Plan, Richard is also the Special Educational Need Governor.
Richard enjoys all country pursuits and can often been seen out and about walking his black Labrador, Lottie.