Richard Witt

Executive Director


Richard has served as Executive Director of RMM since 1991. Ordained as an Episcopal priest, Richard has served in congregations in New York and Massachusetts and as a chaplain at Vassar College. He has also worked for a number of non-profit organizations in Massachusetts and New York including: Greater Boston Legal Services, Oficina Hispana, and the Episcopal City Mission. Richard also staffed the Burgess Urban Fund in eastern Massachusetts. Richard is also a Trinity Transformational Fellow with Trinity Church Wall Street. He has been honored with the Kennedy-Sam Hirsch Award from the New York State Labor-Religion Coalition, the President’s Award from Marist College and by the Westchester ACLU. In 2022 Richard was named by City & State NY as one of New York’s top 100 faith leaders, as well as one of its top 100 labor leaders.