House_RC_SchenckBorn on March 16, 1965, Richard Corcoran was raised by his parents, both of whom grew up during the Great Depression and fought in World War II. Richard is a long-time Pasco resident, graduating from Hudson High and receiving a Bachelor’s Degree from St. Leo College in 1989. He went on to earn his law degree from Regent University in 1996. Richard was able to help pay for his education through his six years of service in the U.S. Naval Reserve.

Richard served as an advisor to three Speakers of the Florida House. Richard was elected to the House of Representatives after winning the Republican nomination for the State House of Representatives, District 45 on August 24, 2010.

He and his wife Anne have six children: Katherine 13, Jack 12, Caroline 10, Luke 8, William Major 5, Evangeline 2.