Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Richard is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Redwood Services.
Prior to forming Redwood, Richard spent nearly 12 years in a variety of operating and leadership roles at The ServiceMaster Company, working with some of the world’s most iconic and successful service brands, including Terminix (pest control), TruGreen (lawn care), Merry Maids (residential cleaning), ServiceMaster Restore (disaster restoration), ServiceMaster Clean (janitorial), Furniture Medic (furniture and cabinet repair), TruGreen Landcare (commercial landscaping), and American Home Shield (home warranties). From 2017 to 2020, Richard was a member of the Terminix senior leadership team, where he was responsible for Strategy, Analytics, and Growth Initiatives. Richard began his career on Wall Street as an Analyst at Bear Stearns.
Richard has an MBA from Emory University and earned his B.A., summa cum laude, in Business from Yeshiva University – where he was also a 4-year NCAA athlete.
Richard and his wife were both born and raised in Memphis and have four amazing children together.