about Richard Mitchell, The Cambridge Toastmaster

Educated at Framlingham College and then St Paul’s and St Mary’s, Cheltenham, Richard has enjoyed a full and varied teaching career, culminating in a wonderful eleven years as Headmaster of a leading Independent Preparatory School in Northamptonshire.

Richard has attended and/or hosted hundreds of school, governor, parental, civic, corporate, charitable and social events. Having also trained as a public speaker, Richard thought that he could use his vast experience to help people's events run smoothly, acting as a professional MC.

To this end, he trained with the National Association of Toastmasters and is delighted to be part of this prestigious membership.

Richard is married with one grown-up son and lives with his wife in Cambridge. He's passionate about sport and is also currently a rugby and cricket coach for a major Independent school in Cambridge. He sits on two School Governing Bodies and pursues a secondary career in photography.