Dr. Richard E. Quest
Dr. Richard E. Quest is a former Dean and Vice President of several colleges in New York State and began his career in education as a high school history teacher and principal. He has appeared on the Author’s Voice in Chicago and was a featured guest on Civil War Talk Radio. Dr. Quest is a member of the Loudoun County Civil War Round Table, a Civil War Battlefield Guide at the Ball’s Bluff Regional Battlefield Park, and served on the Board of Directors of the Mosby Heritage Area Association. He earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Anthropology and Social Sciences from the State University Center at Binghamton, New York and completed his Doctorate in Educational Organization and Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania where he focused his dissertation on the importance of teaching local history in high school. Dr. Quest is currently the National Director of Education with the US Naval Sea Cadet Corps based in Arlington, VA.