Richard Hoffman was born and raised in the New York/ New Jersey metropolitan area which explains his life long loyalty for the NY Yankees. After a brief stint with US Army as a sentry dog hander, Richard worked for Citibank for 3 years. Upon graduation from Montclair State College (now a University) he worked for a small chemical trading company in NYC before landing a job with RCA which was eventually was bought by GE. Richard worked primarily with GE’s energy business in California and Virginia before retiring in July 2013.
Richard has a lovely wife Deneille (Dene) who is a personal chef and has been married for the last 34 years. Richard and Dene have 2 grown children (Stephen and Kacie) who live in the Arlington, Virginia area.