Keith Richards

Web Specialist


  • AA, Arabic Studies, Defense Language Institute

Keith Richards works on web applications with JavaScript and Python to support the Center for Data Science as a front-end developer, working with data scientists, researchers, and statisticians to create data visualizations and user interfaces for analyzing data.

Before joining RTI, he was a web applications developer at a real estate marketing startup, where he led the development of a property search application. Mr. Richards has experience with programming in numerous programming languages, including JavaScript, Python, PHP, SQL, and HTML/CSS. Prior to his professional software development career, he was in the US Marine Corps where he worked as a cryptologic linguist, leading a team of signals intelligence analysts in collecting and analyzing communications in Arabic. He was honored with a Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal in 2014.