Meet Richard: Operations Coordinator
Richard was our very first Operations Coordinator and quickly helped us step to up our operational A-game. He’s always got a smile on his face and an upbeat attitude, while hard at work supporting both our driver partners and NYC team. Read on for more about Richard!
In one word: Dynamic
Grew up in: Chicago
Current NYC Neighborhood: Hell’s Kitchen
When I’m not working I love to discover the world and spend time with family and friends.
Favorite Internet meme: Bitchy resting face
Typical Uber ride: uberSUV – reluctantly treating all my friends
My ultimate vacation getaway would consist of an all expense paid 3-month vacation around the world.
Brunch spot: Smith & Mills in TriBeCa
Spot to chill and watch the sunset: Any NYC rooftop
Fun fact: Richard and his family are members of a roller coaster club (yes, that’s a real thing!).
-Team Uber NYC
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