Richard Ruda

Board of Managers
Title: Assistant Secretary
Phone: (301) 656-0982

Richard Ruda of 108 Newlands Street is a retired lawyer. He practiced law in Washington, D.C. for over 30 years. For the last 20 years of his career Richard specialized in state and local government law, always on the side of state and local governments and government officials. He has lived in Chevy Chase Village since 1994. His three children, Julia, Alex, and Rachel, grew up on Newlands Street and attended Montgomery County public schools.

Richard thinks Chevy Chase Village is a wonderful place to live and is honored to serve on its Board of Managers. Since his election to the Board he has served as Assistant Secretary and Secretary. He has also served on the Village's Democratic Process & Good Governance Committee.

Richard was born and raised in New Jersey. He has a B.A. degree from Yale University, graduate degrees in history from Yale and the University of London, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. Richard is now a graduate student at the University of Maryland where he is studying French and Russian. 

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