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Richard Francis King, American safety engineer. Certified safety professional. Recipient Special Achievement award, United States Department Interior, 1977, award, United States Department Labor, 1978-1980, Outstanding Manager award, Department Labor, 1981. Member Western South Dakota Crime Commission, Rapid City, 1974; Member of American National Standards Institute (A-10 committee member), American Society Safety Engineers, Elks Lodge.

Background

King, Richard Francis was born on July 19, 1948 in West Point, New York, United States. Son of John Rochford and Mary Catherine (Martindale) King.

Education

Bachelor, Black Hills State College, 1971. Postgraduate, University South Dakota, 1971—1973. Postgraduate, Mine Safety and Health Academy, 1975—1976.

Career

Miner 1st class Homestake Mining Company, Lead, South Dakota, 1966—1976. Parole agent South Dakota Division Corrections, Sioux Falls, 1975—1976. Supervisor mine safety Mine Safety Health Administration, United States Department Labor, Denver, 1975—1982.

Loss control manager Black & Veatch, Engineers, Architects, Kansas City, Missouri, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Certified safety professional.

Membership

Member Western South Dakota Crime Commission, Rapid City, 1974. Member of American National Standards Institute (A-10 committee member), American Society Safety Engineers, Elks Lodge.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Coin collecting, boating.

Connections

Married Susan Kathleen Ashley, September 16, 1968. Children: Kristan, Tara.

father:
John Rochford King

mother:
Mary Catherine (Martindale) King

spouse:
Susan Kathleen Ashley

children:
Kristan King

Tara King