About the Author

H. Richard Steinhoff is a best-selling author, speaker, and community leader, dedicated to making life better for others.

His community involvement has included serving as vice-president and director of the Chamber of Commerce; president of Center 500 (a major fundraising organization for the Segerstrom Center for the Arts); ex-officio director of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts; director of the Laguna Niguel Community Council; as well as being a member of the Chancellor’s Club of the University of California, the Irvine Exchange Club, and the California State University Alumni Association;

He has been a featured guest on talk radio shows in Montgomery; Cleveland; New Orleans; Chicago; Baltimore; Charlotte; Phoenix; and many cities in California, New York, and Florida; along with several television news programs, including Fox News in Los Angeles.

He has received the “Man of the Year” Award from the Chamber of Commerce, the President’s Award from the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and has been listed in “Who’s Who in California” as well as “Who’s Who in the West.” He has recently received a Certificate of Recognition for Community Leadership” from the California State Legislature .

Richard’s education includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California State University, and a Certificate in Business from the UCLA Graduate School of Business

Richard is a member of the American Mensa Society, an avid golfer, and a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.