Richard spent 10 years working as the Area Services General Manager for Home Grown Ltd. in Tamau, Kenya before moving to Australia to work as a Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic in the mining industry. Richard decided to move back home to Kenya in 2017, and joined the Loisaba Team in 2018 as the Workshop Manager. He is now in charge of the maintenance of the conservancy, including overseeing a team of 25 skilled staff, road and fence maintenance, vehicle repair and servicing, and water and electricity management.