Richard is an assistant vicar at Rudry (technically known as an “associate priest”.) He was born and brought up in Newport, and was ordained in 2005. Richard spent 10 years as a curate in Bassaleg before joining the team in Bedwas, Machen, Michaelston-y-Fedw and Rudry in early 2016. In his “day job” he works at the Welsh Government offices. His other job is as a husband (of Sarah) and father of two daughters.