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Tanner Thomas Richards
Boys Recreational Program Director; Facility Manager

Email: tanner.richards@lisgym.com

Favorite Quote: "Tybalt, the reason that I have to love thee doth much excuse the appertaining rage to such a greeting: villain are I none; therefore farewell; I see thou know me not."

"Boy, this shall not excuse the injuries that thou hast done me; therefore, turn and draw."

"I do protest, I never injured thee, but love thee better than thou canst devise, till thou shalt know the reason for my love: and so, good Capulet - wish name I tender as dearly as my own, - be satisfied."

Hometown: Franklin, TN

Birthday:  August 6th

Personal Skill You Use the Most: Listening

Best Piece of Advice You’ve Received: From my Father: “Seek justice on all possible accounts. However, if you must get in a fight, there should only be two hits; you hitting him, and him hitting the ground.”

Favorite Things: I love to eat sushi with my girls!

Background / Experience:  I was a competitive gymnast from age 5-12. Subsequently worked at Let it Shine as a gymnastics instructor from age 15. I graduated from Centennial High School; BA Honors in Theology from Belfast Bible College in Northern, Ireland. I also enjoy substitute teaching.