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Richard H. Bard

Richard H. Bard, American financial service company executive. Board directors The Denver Children's Museum, since 1986, National Jewish Hospital, Denver, 1986-1994, trustee, since 1994; chairman Midwest region advisory board Pennsylvania State University, board visitors, 1990, member National Development Council, 1991; member board advisers Institute for International Business, University Colorado, Denver. Member Economics Club Denver (founder).

Background

Bard, Richard H. was born on November 30, 1947 in Irvington, New Jersey, United States. Son of Irving and Irene (Pearlman) Bard.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1969. Master of Business Administration, Baruch College, New York City, 1973.

Career

Assistant vice president, Citibank, N.A., New York City, 1970-1974;manager Midwest region, Citicorp Business Credit, Inc., Chicago, 1974-1976;chief finance officer, LFV, Inc., Chicago, 1976-1977;president, FoxMeyer Corporation, Aurora, Colorado, 1977-1986;chairman and chief Executive officer, Coast to Coast Stores, Inc., Denver, 1986-1988;president, Bard & Company, Denver, since 1989;vice chairman, Computerland Corporation, Denver, 1989-1992;also board directors, Computerland Corporation, Denveralso board directors, ComputerLand Corporationpresident, Chief Executive Officer, Optical Security Group, Inc., Denver, since 1993.

Membership

Board directors The Denver Children's Museum, since 1986, National Jewish Hospital, Denver, 1986-1994, trustee, since 1994. Chairman Midwest region advisory board Pennsylvania State University, board visitors, 1990, member National Development Council, 1991. Member board advisers Institute for International Business, University Colorado, Denver.

Member Economics Club Denver (founder).

Connections

Married Pamela Selle Bard, November 23, 1990. Children: Alison, Jonathan, Adam, Alexander, Melissa.