Richard Hadden

Author, Consultant and Speaker


Richard Hadden is a 9th-generation Jacksonville native. A graduate of Terry Parker High School, JU, and UNF, he is a business author, management consultant, and professional speaker, and has appeared before audiences in all 50 states and on five continents.


Richard’s son, Alec, is a JCC alumnus, and Richard and his wife Christine, have been huge JCC fans for a long time. Richard served on the JCC Board of Directors for eight years.


Richard is no dancer, but he has been known to render a tune from time to time. He studied voice in college, has been a lifelong choir member, and was once almost asked to sing backup at a Barry Manilow concert.