Richard William’s family moved to Waianae, Oahu in 1978, when his family decided to settle in Hawaii, after his father’s retirement from the Navy. He spent his preteen and teenage years surfing and competing in amateur contests along the shores of Oahu. He graduated from Aiea High School in 1983. Rich enlisted in the Navy in 1988 and retired in 2008 as an Operations Specialist Chief after twenty years of service. He spent the next twelve years working with the defense industry, leading a team of seven, supporting ballistic missile defense, and several other missions with the US Coast Guard, US Navy and Missile Defense Agency. Richard earned a Bachelor of Science in Diplomacy and Military Studies from Hawaii Pacific University (cum laude).
Rich recently joined the team at List Sotheby’s International Realty after deciding to follow his dream of working in the Real Estate industry. Rich’s family has been involved in real estate on Oahu for the last thirty plus years and is eager to work with clients to help fulfill all their buying and selling real estate goals on Oahu.