Eric D. Richards
Eric D. Richards is an Institute teacher at Utah State University and presents firesides throughout the United States. He is the author of audiobooks Are You a Bushel or a Candlestick? Letting Your Light Shine, Bad Day, Great Life!, Don’t Look Back (You’re Not Going That Way), Change Your Words, Change Your World, and Preparing for the Second Coming.
He also blogs for his students and their parents, and his brotherichards Instagram/Facebook accounts draw in youth of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, of which he is a member. Richards is also a photographer.
Richards grew up in San Diego, California, where he attended the Mountain View Baptist Church until he and his mother were converted. He served a full-time mission to Honduras until he was sent back to the United States (Alabama) due to a bone tumor in his shin.
He and his wife are the parents of four children.