Richard joined Madison Marquette in 2007 and is responsible for leasing activity throughout the Western United States and coordinating anchor tenant relationships. He has 40-plus years of experience in retail real estate and an in-depth understanding of the industry from working for developers such as Macerich, Kravco, Homart and Enterprise Development. In 2005, Richard formed Wolf Retail Leasing to provide developers with strategic leasing services. During his career, he has completed more than 2,500 deals and renewals, including sought-after retail brands.
Richard has chaired teaching seminars, authored articles and publications and taught Executive Learning Series. Richard holds a Certified Leasing Executive CRX and a Senior Certified Leasing Specialist CLS designation with the International Council of Shopping Centers and has served on the leasing faculty for over 25 years. He also holds Real Estate Brokers licenses in both California and the State of Washington. Richard is a graduate of the University of Maryland and holds a degree in Speech Communications. He has also completed graduate level coursework at the University of Miami and the Peabody Conservatory of Music.