Born into a real estate development and sales family, Dick has spent his entire 47 working years involved with real estate sales, sales management and development. His formative years, 1961-1974 were with American Realty Service Corp., a Memphis based Development Company. During this period he was responsible for among other things, real estate sales, sales management, construction and marketing. From 1975 through 1980, Dick was employed by Diamond Head Corp., developer of Pinehurst, NC as a real estate sales broker. Pinehurst is one of the country's premier golf communities. The remaining 28 years have been spent working both in real estate sales and development with the Wintergreen Real Estate Company and living the good life here at Wintergreen, one of the most prestigious mountain resort/retirement areas in the eastern United States. He holds a real estate broker license in both Virginia and North Carolina.
Dick has been married to his wife Cindy for 48 years and they have two wonderful children, Cameron and Gina.