Eco-literacy & Fieldwork Educator

Richard was an English teacher and Adventure Instructor in Hong Kong for more than 15 years. He was also a CPR and Wilderness First Aid Instructor and Trail Race Director. He has a first degree in Philosophy, TEFL Certificate, TEFL Diploma, and a Master's Degree in Chinese History from The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Richard has been keeping animals all his life and has had a multitude of pets from iguanas, monitor lizards, scorpions, piranhas, parrots, turtles, and tortoises.

Richard is passionate about allowing children to interact with animals and nature at an early age and strongly believes animals are great teachers for life. In his free time, Richard enjoys trail running and working on his land.