Richard Ennis 2011 at Paul Queyrel's Super Bowl party
photo for the Archives of The Museum of the San Fernando Valley by Jerry Fecht -
Brother Richard Ennis was born on the 29th of January, 1944 in San Francisco, California. He was initiated into the Phi Delta Psi Fraternity in the Fall of 1963. Richard served the Brotherhood as President of the Alpha Chapter.
In 2011, Richard is semi-retired as an investment advisor to large pension and endowment funds. He relocated to Chicago in 1975. In 1980 he and allies formed Ennis, Knupp and Associates. Today the company has about 40 professionals and a total staff of 60. The firm advises over a 100 clients with over $300 billion in assets. - Richard graduated from California State University Northridge in 1968 and holds an MBA from UCLA. He served in the California National Guard. -
Br. Richard Ennis and his wife have three sons: John (a film maker), Colin (Berklee College of Music) and Ryan (Lake Forest College). In 2004, Sally and Richard had been married for 35 years.
Richard's father John Ennis was an attorney who protected the Fraternity on several occasions.