Mark Richt Sister: Nikki And Mikki Richt- Family & Parents

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Mark Richt, the former head coach of the Georgia Bulldogs football team, has two sisters named Nikki and Mikki.

Nikki is married to a former football quarterback, and together they have a lovely family with children.

Mikki, on the other hand, is married to a police officer, and they, too, have a happy family with kids.

Mark Richt, The Former Head Coach of The Georgia Bulldogs
Mark Richt, The Former Head Coach of The Georgia Bulldogs (Source: Instagram)

Mark Allan Richt was born on February 18, 1960. He is a retired American football coach, former player, and television analyst.

Prior to his transition to coaching, Richt played college football as a quarterback at the University of Miami.

He had a noteworthy coaching career, serving as the head football coach at the University of Georgia for 15 years, and later at the University of Miami.

In his coaching career, he spent 14 years at Florida State University as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. He also served as the offensive coordinator at East Carolina University for a year.

Mark Richt Sister: Nikki And Mikki Richt

Mark Richt grew up in Boulder, Colorado, alongside his four siblings: sisters Nikki and Mikki, and brothers Craig and himself, being the second oldest among them.

Nikki Richt, Mark’s younger sister, became a volleyball star while studying at the University of South Florida.

Nikki is married to former professional football player James. Mark Richt played a pivotal role in Nikki’s personal life by setting her up with James Bradley Johnson.

Mark Richt Sister Nikki And Her Husband Brad
Brad With His Wife Nikki (Source: Instagram)

He even attempted to arrange a blind date for Nikki and James, but at that time, James didn’t see it as the right match and concentrated on his football career.

However, in 1998, their love story rekindled, leading to their marriage shortly after.

James Bradley Johnson and Nikki Richt tied the knot in 1999, a year after rekindling their romance. The couple has two sons together.

Sister Mikki Richt Is Married To Former U S Marine

Mark’s sister Mikki is happily married to her husband, Kevin Hynes, and they have a son named Elijah and a daughter named Noelle.

Hynes and Mikki first met in 1995 and went on their first date in January 1995 and were married six months later.

Kevin Hynes has an impressive background in public service. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 1983 to 1987.

After his military service, Kevin continued to serve his community in Florida by working as a Deputy Sheriff and Police Officer.

However, his most distinguished achievement was his service as the Chaplain to the University of Georgia Bulldogs Football Team. 

Mark Richt’s Parents

Richt, a former American football coach and player, was born in Omaha, Nebraska to his hardworking parents, Lou and Helen Richt.

Mark Richt's Family
Mark Richt With His Family (Source: Instagram)

Growing up in a blue-collar family, Mark’s father worked as an employee at Western Electric to support their family.

Despite facing financial challenges, Mark’s family always provided him with the best care and education. 


Chanda Rai
Chanda Rai

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