Richard joined Gladman in August 2016 as a Planning Manager in the Policy Team. His role includes the analysis of local plans, the submission of responses to consultations and appearances at associated examinations in public.
He has 14 years of planning experience in a range of roles across regional, county and local tiers. This has involved local plan preparation, the promotion of regeneration sites, planning for strategic housing sites and appearances at local plan examinations and planning appeal inquiries. Most recently, he managed a team responsible for supporting the implementation of major housing, regeneration, affordable housing and conservation projects at a local authority in the East Midlands.