A fresh perspective.
Richmond, a father of four (Addison, 2015 UNC-Chapel Hill grad, Tori, 2017 UNC-Chapel Hill grad, Jensen, 2017 CATO grad, and Mason, Mallard Creek High School (HS) Grad UNCC Sophmore), has been married to Sharon F. Baker for more than 27 years. Richmond is a Senior Consultant / Architect at Microsoft Corporation in Charlotte NC. He was born in Chesapeake, Virginia. After graduating from Indian River High School, Richmond spent seven years in the US Air Force in Texas, Mississippi, Colorado Springs (NORAD), and Germany. While in the Air Force, Richmond completed an Associate’s degree in Applied Science Information Systems Technology. Richmond earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Colorado Technical University. In 1999, Richmond joined the Microsoft Corporation in Charlotte, North Carolina. He has over 30 years of professional IT experience. Richmond and his family are also members of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church.
In his spare time, Richmond is a Board of Trustee member of the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics, the Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) President of Mallard Creek HS, and a Mallard Creek HS Wrestling dad. He enjoys hanging out on the greenways and being a member of the Charlotte Tesla Enthusiasts group. In a previous life, Richmond was an avid Boy Scouter, Wood Badge Leadership recipient and the Cub Master of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church Pack 63.