Johnson City, Tenn.
Areas of Expertise:
- Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
- Functional Foods and Phytochemicals
- Integrative and Functional Medicine
- Supplements and Vitamins
Richard owns a private practice that blends personalized nutrition with lifestyle medicine, providing counseling, consulting and nutrition communication services with a focus on integrative and functional medicine. In 2021, Richard was honored with the Outstanding Dietitian of the Year award from the International Affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Tri-Cities Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Richard has been an active board member of the Dietitians in Integrative and Functional Medicine dietetic practice group and the International Affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Richard is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University and earned a master's degree from East Tennessee State University.