Richard Sharp became CEO of Youth for Christ Australia in April 2013.
He started out with YFC as an Auslife presenter in the Hunter Region in 2005. He then served as the regional director of the Hunter Region before moving to Adelaide and taking on the regional director role for the South Australian branch. More recently, he took on the role of National Advocacy Manager.
Richard was selected by YFC International as an International Young Leader in 2008.
Richard is married to Catriona and they have five boys. Their whole family is actively involved in YFC.
Richard’s passion is to identify, equip and mobilise a generation of young people into evangelistic mission. We are expectant to see how God continues to build YFC Australia under Richard’s leadership.