Jim Richards, his wife Susan and their two daughters moved to Colorado Springs and settled into Peregrine in the summer of 2004. Jim served in the USAF for 26 ½ years as a navigator in heavy transports and in several command positions. Following his military service, Jim was an international business development executive for Lockheed Martin for 14 ½ years specializing in Middle East operations. Susan is a substitute teacher for Colorado Springs Districts 20 and 11. Jim brings a wealth of experience to the board from three specific Air Force assignments directly related to supporting the local base populations. Jim and Susan enjoy traveling when the opportunity arises.