Richard Kaufman has been an avid Disney fan for many years, has visited all the Disney theme parks around the world numerous times, and collects all sorts of Disneyana. At the end of a long day, he often pops in a CD of music from the theme parks and reads about Walt Disney and the wonderful things he created.
Richard has written dozens of books and is currently the publisher and editor of Genii, The Conjurors' Magazine. Genii is the oldest magazine devoted to magic and magicians in the world (link). He lives in Washington, D.C. with his wife and daughter.