Local Spotlight - Interview with Developer & Philanthropist Richard Oliphant
PalmSprings.com, your official site for hotels, golf, attractions, events and all things Palm Springs presents Richard R. Oliphant. Richard is the President & Founder of Oliphant Enterprises. An acknowledged forerunner in the building industry and a firm believer in returning to the community what one has received from it, Richard’s record providing community service is extensive. He served eight years as Mayor for the City of Indian Wells, CA—taking the City from near bankruptcy to the 2nd wealthiest in California. Richard is also a Founder and Former Chairman of the Coachella Valley Economic Partnership, as well as Founding Chairman and current President and Chairman of the Lincoln Club of the Coachella Valley. Along with his wife, Janice, he has dramatically influenced the development and availability of educational opportunities in the Coachella Valley. Kate Buckley recently caught up with Dick to find out what drives this iconic figure, and what he’s working on now...more!
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