An Ivy league educated, former professional athlete, Richie lives a life of positive rebellion. In 2016, at the end of his athletic career, Richie began life as an independent Creative Projects Manager for himself and others at RICKiRICKi, encouraging individuals to play in an arena for the bold. He has toured as a corporate speaker, published works of poetry and writing, and appeared as a guest on 10+ podcasts. He continues to receive praise as a brand strategist, creative director, and idea generator, all the while emerging as a wellness activist working with business executives and Grammy-nominated recording artists. In the summer of 2019, Richie completed a self-supported 3,904 mile bicycle ride across the United States, and in reflection of this adventure he shared, with conviction, that one of the greatest personal tragedies is that of a dream deferred.
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