This posting is to introduce myself per the request I received from Nicko upon registering.
My name is Richard and I live in Washington State.
I am a follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, a husband, a father, a gardener, a dog lover, a gun owner, a truck driver and a constitutionalist.
I am a seasoned culinary professional with 35 years in the industry.
Started washing dishes at 16, saute cook at 20, chef at 25, culinary arts instructor at 35, asst. foodservice director of a large, public school district at 43.
Currently, I am the Director of Food Services for an exclusive, private boarding school.
So, there you are.
Glad to meet you all.