Richard David Story

Inducted: 1989

RICHARD DAVID STORY (1952- ) has displayed considerable talent as a scholar, writer and editor in the 19 years since his graduation from Northwest Classen High School in Oklahoma City. After his graduation magna cum laude from Williams College, he began work on the Reader’s Digest as a fact checker and has now climbed to the position of senior editor for New York magazine. From 1983 to 1987, Story was entertainment reporter for USA Today. He has been editor of Destinations and also has been affiliated with such publications as Esquire, Metropolitan Home, Travel & Leisure and American Way.