100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
"From Territorial Days to Today"


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Richard Halford

CHILDREN: Stacy, Katy, Tina, Kellen

OCCUPATION: Commercial Pilot, Guide

MILITARY: Alaska Air National Guard, 7 years,
1968-1975, Staff Sergeant, Honorable Discharge

EDUCATION: High School: Norwell High School, 1958-1962
College/University: King's College, Alaska Methodist University,
B.A. History/Political Science, Minor in Economics

EMPLOYMENT: Halford Guide Service

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Life Member, National Rifle Association; Chugiak/Eagle River Chamber of Commerce; Alaska Outdoor Council; Greater Wasilla Chamber of Commerce

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 09/17/1944; Boston, Massachusetts

SPOUSE: Rona

SPECIAL INTERESTS: Flying, children, outdoor activities

OTHER: Outstanding Legislator of the Year, Phi Delta Kappa, 1988;
Wildlife Conservation Legislator of the Year, Alaska Outdoor Council, 1990;
Outstanding Republican State Senator, Alaska Republican Party, 1992;
Defender of Freedom Award, National Rifle Association, 1996