Hometown: Winston-Salem, N.C.
Residence: Clemmons, N.C.
Marital Status: Married (Judy)
Children: Daughter (Tina Dillon)
Grandchildren: Austin Dillon, Ty Dillon
Richard Childress is the president and chief executive officer of Richard Childress Racing, a 12-time NASCAR championship-winning organization. An independent driver who got his start in 1969 and earned 76 top-10 finishes in 285 races, Childress climbed out of the seat with 10 races remaining in the 1981 season, handing over the driving duties to Dale Earnhardt. Together, they made NASCAR history, winning 67 races and six Sprint Cup Series championships and established RCR as one of the premier teams in....