Richard Bovan, an ex-prisoner who served over ten years in prison, is now a successful self-made entrepreneur and motivational writer for formerly and currently incarcerated men, women and juveniles. Richard is dedicated to helping curb crime and the high incarceration and recidivism rates of the U.S. criminal justice system and counsels ex-prisoners from all over the world on issues of mentality/lifestyle change, reentry, and achieving real success after incarceration.
"Great resource for all ex-prisoners of every gender, race or nationality. If everyone coming out of prison or jail followed Richard's advice, we would undoubtedly see the return-to-prison rate decrease dramatically." --Demico Boothe, bestselling author of Why Are So Many Black Men in Prison? and Getting Out & Staying Out: A Black Man's Guide to Success After Prison"I recommend this guide for all preventative prison programs, halfway houses, and any person that has been incarcerated and who doesn't want to go back. Contains invaluable advice and pointers that will help guide those who truly want to remain forever free." -- Dr. Ed Yancey, Chaplain for the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, Professor, University of Memphis"The Dedicated Ex-Prisoner's Guide to Life & Success on the Outside is an exceptional guide to the mindset required for success after your release....it's a quick read but packed with jewels." -- excerpt from Locked Up but Not Locked Down: A Guide to Surviving the American Prison System