Paul Richardson, Jr., was born in 1938 in Philadelphia, Pa., and grew up in Darien. He graduated from Lawrenceville School in 1956, where he was active in varsity tennis and cross country, the Herodotus Club, band, the Press Club, The Lawrence sports editor and the French Club. Paul graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in history in 1960 and was active in Delta Tau Delta fraternity, squash and tennis. Upon graduating in 1960, he was commissioned in the Marines, where he served in the United States and the Far East. Upon his discharge in 1963, he joined Owens-Corning in Denver in sales. In 1965, he joined Dancer, Fitzgerald, Sample in New York as account executive and subsequently worked with other advertising firms, rising to senior vice president/manager of Boyden International’s Stamford office. In 2004, he joined Korn Ferry International and advanced to senior client partner and practice leader for the Legal Specialist Group. In 2004, he retired. Paul and his wife Mary live in New Canaan. They have two children and four grandchildren. He belongs to Wee Burn Country Club and is a past member of the board of directors of the Association of Executive Search Consultants. In his spare time, he enjoys golf, mission programs at Noroton Presbyterian Church, and long-distance competitive running, including marathons in Boston, London and New York. Sponsored by Pete Scull.