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Hi I'm Richie

I am a husband, father, lawyer, and avid sports fan. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and raised in South Lake Tahoe, CA. I am a sports fanatic. I am married to an amazing woman. I am the father of two incredible little girls and a rambunctious little boy. I am a lawyer practicing in both California and Nevada.

Why I am a Mormon

I joined the Church when I was in high school. I will forever be indebted to outgoing members of the Church who were not afraid to share their beliefs and invite me and my family to church. I grew up in a good Christian family that for many years was active in another church. My family's view of the LDS Church was, for many years, inaccurate and unfair. It was not until we investigated for ourselves that we were able to discover the wonderful truths of the Gospel of Jesus Christ as offered by and through His Church. When we did this, each of us gained our own individual testimony. I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints because I know that the teachings and doctrines come from God. I know that by striving to live by the principles of the Church one will find true peace and happiness. The Church has blessed my life immensely and continues to bless the lives of all those around me. I am a Mormon because it makes me a better husband, father, and man.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by striving to become better each day. I live my faith by actively participating in Church and accepting assignments that are asked of me. I live my faith by teaching my children in both word and deed what it means to live the Gospel (this is not always easy!). I live my faith by treating people kindly and showing them respect, we are all God's children.