Richard is very passionate towards those individuals needing help or wanting to improve themselves. He enthusiastically shares his accounting and systems knowledge with co-workers. Also, after earning the rank of Black Belt in both Jiu Jitsu and Kempo Karate, Richard volunteered to instruct children and women with free self- defense classes. He totally enjoys seeing people become self -sufficient. That belief is in line with the goal of Disability Achievement Center to assist persons to gain or maintain independence at home, work and in all aspects of community life.