Richard is a veteran communications pro with more than 35 years experience in broadcast journalism and corporate communications.
He created his first podcast on iTunes in 2008 (10-Minute PR) and hosted the Coady Radio podcast at St. Francis Xavier University for five years.
Richard produced the Mi’kmaw Radio Rookies program at Eskasoni First Nation and Paqtnkek Mi’kmaw Nation. He subsequently created the Antigonish Radio Diaries project to help tell community stories.
He also produced a 23-track audio series for Coady Institute in Blackpool, UK., an audio series for the Canadian Red Cross and a six-track series for the Ulnooweg Development Group. He is currently the volunteer podcaster for the Special Olympics Canada 2018 Summer Games.