Member of the Niagara College Board of Governors
Richard currently holds the position of Vice President, Operations at Niagara Casinos reporting directly to the President and a member of the Executive Committee. He has oversight for multiple departments within the organization driving strategy and ensuring seamless execution.
Richard’s broad business acumen, diversified and varied industry experience has been acquired through proficiency at strategy and transformation, change management, innovation and best practices, and he has a keen analytical and entrepreneurial approach which he is known to leverage to ensure the organization is at the forefront vis-à-vis success and performance.
Prior to his current role, Richard held the position of Vice President Gaming Operations for Ontario Lottery & Gaming (OLG) which entailed oversight of multiple gaming locations throughout the province. Richard gained his in-depth experience through roles held in various senior capacities with Caesars Windsor and other private and public sector organizations including Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO), Hiram Walker, and KPMG.