An associate professor of accounting at Chaminade, Richard teaches a wide range of courses in accounting and research interests, including non-profit accounting, service learning, and accounting education pedagogies. Professor Kido will serve as regent for Chaminade University in an ex-officio capacity as part of his role as faculty senate president (2009.) Richard serves as the academic advisor to accounting majors. An inspiration to his students, he was instrumental in Chaminade University receiving the Presidential Award for its service-learning program. Prior to his entering academia in 2002, he was involved in several management positions in private industry, including chief financial officer positions in the savings and loan, real estate development and hospitality industries. Richard has also operated his own firm for several years specializing in accounting and financial consulting. A graduate of Saint Louis High School, he received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University and his Masters in Business Administration degree from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
B.A., Michigan State University
M.B.A., University of Hawai'i