Dr. Richard Howden holds experience in health care from the 70’s and was as a Medical Radiographer with extensive experience in hospitals & private clinics in Australia, England and Austria. He completed the 5 year B. App. Sc (Chiro) degree in 1984 whilst helping out staff in the Radiology department. He subsequently completed many courses and seminars, including a certificate in Sports Chiropractic (R.M.I.T.). Richard and his family have lived in Lakes Entrance for over 30 years and has been involved with the football club throughout that time – His dedication was honoured with a life membership. Richards downtime finds him tinkering with an old Couta boat and spending his weekends at Swifts Creek where he runs a monthly clinic and has the locals trying to teach him to shoot clay targets at the gun club.