Richard M. Gomez, CPA
Director of Finance & Operations
Driven with a passion for small business management and entrepreneurship, Richard Gomez serves as the Director of Finance & Operations for Gomez Partners. A humble servant-leader, Richard leads the day-to-day operations of Gomez Partners with a strong focus on investing in his team, using professional development as the catalyst. Applying both grit and grace to his leadership approach, Richard believes a key to success is taking the time to embrace the delicate balance between our professional and personal lives.
With more than 13 years of experience in recruiting and business finance, Richard specializes in optimizing operational performance, financial budget management, and identifying and mitigating risks. Richard came to Gomez Partners in 2018 with the hope of making an impact for diverse professionals searching for career advancement opportunities.
Completing his higher education at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Richard earned Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science degrees in Accounting. Richard is an active member of The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Illinois CPA Society, and seeks to complete the process of becoming a Chartered Financial Analyst.
Committed to personal development, Richard is an avid reader, challenging himself to improve daily. A dedicated husband and father of seven children, Richard invests his free time into raising his family and mentoring the next generation of leaders through his passion for teaching and coaching hockey.