Richard H. Shepherd, Jr., has been elected to the MakingChange Board of Directors. Shepherd is President of Sales & Business Strategies, a Columbia business which provides consulting services to chief executives and senior management of small to medium sized corporations.
Shepherd previously was the President/Owner of Columbia Pontiac-Buick-GMC, Co-Founder and Vice President of Government Operations for DMV Network, and Regional Sales Executive for ADP Dealer Services. He has a bachelor’s degree from Central State University in Wilberforce, OH.
MakingChange provides group seminars and personal coaching to teach people to manage their money and change their lives. Its programs are offered in schools, human service agencies and businesses. It currently hosts seminars attended by over 700 people per year and meets with approximately 100 clients for personal financial coaching. It prepared tax returns for 453 people last year.