Paul Richmond

is the Program Manager of the Loft Foundation.

He served as an administrator and faculty member of Tolstoy College for seven years in the 1970's, at the University of Buffalo, NY.

He created, managed and performed a theme-based arts program that tied the arts into the curriculum for K-12 students for over 20 years.

Paul Richmond is involved in a number of projects that advocate for creating safe, trusting, Socratic learning environments. These environments are non-judgmental settings for children and adults to take the risks necessary to learn about the power of their own creativity and giving them a voice.

Paul is also the owner / operater of Human Error Publishing, which publishs books, hosts monthly Word events and yearly festivals which gives opportunities for theses voices to be heard in public venues.