Gary Richards, a California native, was born in Santa Monica and raised at Big Bear Lake. Graduating from BBHS Gary immediately joined the U.S. Navy where he served as a radioman. He is honored to be a Veteran of foreign wars.
Gary and his family settled in Yucaipa in the 1960's where he served 30 years with the Yucaipa Post Office as a mail carrier. Gary drove over one million miles and walked thousands of miles on the streets of Yucaipa serving five generations of families.
Gary earned his real estate license in 1996 and real estate broker's license in 2000. He holds degrees from Crafton Hills College and San Bernadino Valley College. Gary has been recognized as a top U.S. Business Leader in 2003 by a National Congressional Committee, as reported in the Wall Street Journal.
Gary has frequently been recognized as a top listing and selling agent throughout the Inland Empire. Gary opened Gary Richards Real Estate Group in 2002.