Richard Deets is an educator and consultant. He is listed in Who's Who in American Education (2006) and Who's Who in America (2006) . He serves as Vice-President of the Advisory Board for The California Writers' Club-SFV and as the organizer of the San Fernando Valley Poetry Group. He is the founder of the Monroe Poetry Society at James Monroe High School.
His chapbook, Poetic Diversities, is out of publication. Last poetry conference attended: West Chester Poetry Conference, West Chester, PA