Richard Porter

National Leadership Team

Richard Porter

National Director of Post-Secondary Success

As a member of the National Program Team, Richard oversees the continuous improvement of our post-secondary program model and the development of content, resources, and partnerships to support our pairs towards post-secondary success. Prior to iMentor, Richard has worked in multiple capacities in college access and success, including staff and mentor training as well as program design and development with the Posse Foundation, the KIPP Foundation and Chicago Scholars. Richard earned his B.A. in African American Studies and M.A. in Social Foundations of Education from the University of Iowa and resides in Chicago with his partner Tracy and two daughters.