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preacher , author , poet

Richard Francis Radford, American Author, poet, preacher. certified master addictions counselor, criminal justice specialist. License Social Worker. Ordained Permanent Deacon. Recipient Short Fiction award National Council on Alcoholism, 1980, Tenets award Masons, 1990; named Father of Year Drizzle.com, 2000.

Background

Radford, Richard Francis was born on February 15, 1939 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Richard H. and Lorraine Radford.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Boston State College, 1979. Master of Education, University Massachusetts, 1988. Doctor of Education, University Massachusetts, 1990.

Career

Executive director Middlesex Shelter, Lowell, Massachusetts, 1987-1990, Home for Now, Boston, 1991-1993, Louison Child Center, Brockton, 1994-2000. Director religious education St. Mary Assumption Parish, Brookline, 2000—2007, Sant Vincent de Paul, Wildwood, Florida, 2007.

Achievements

  • Certified master addictions counselor, criminal justice specialist. License Social Worker. Ordained Permanent Deacon.

Membership

Board directors Brookline Cooperative Housing Authority, 1988-1990, Alcohol Education Inc., Boston, 1984-1986. Ordained deacon Archdiocese of Boston, 1988. Sergeant United States Army, 1959-1962.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, poetry.

Connections

Married Lynne S. Radford, August 20, 1966. Children: Amy, Richard III.

father:
Richard H.

mother:
Lorraine Radford

spouse:
Lynne S. Radford

children:
Amy Radford

Richard III Radford