Joined Wortham in 1993
Primarily serves as Account Executive or Senior Account Executive.
Main area of expertise is the managing and marketing of worldwide insurance placements for large clients.
Prior to joining Wortham, Richard was a senior vice president with J. H. Blades & Co., Inc. (London coverholder/wholesaler). He spent a year working as a Lloyd's broker for Jenner Fenton Slade after working as a casualty underwriter with the Hartford Insurance Group in 1984.
B.B.A., Finance and Insurance – University of Texas
Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)
OIL Technician Accreditation
Areas of Expertise
Specializes in the managing and marketing of worldwide insurance placements for large clients.
Career Highlights / Accomplishments
Elected Wortham Chairman in 2013
Named one of the Energy Power Brokers by Risk & Insurance magazine in 2006 and 2009.
Named one of the Utility Power Brokers by Risk & Insurance magazine in 2007.
Elected Wortham Vice Chairman in 2006
Elected to the Wortham Executive Committee in 2000
Joined Wortham as a Partner in 1993
Industry and Community Involvement
Chairman – Houston Marine Insurance Seminar 2001 - 2002
Participated as a speaker at various industry conferences including International Risk Management Institute Energy Conference, AEGIS Policyholders' Conference and the Pipe Line Insurance Managers Conference.
- Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers (CIAB)
- American Heart Association
- Buffalo Bayou Partnership
Previous Board Member – YMCA of Greater Houston