Richard Clanton has been the CEO of United Methodist House, a non-profit organization since May 10, 2010. His last day of work before retiring will be on Friday, December 22, 2017. He says this is the right time and that he is looking forward to achieving some personal goals. "I am very excited about retiring, more so than I can express," said Clanton. "I can spend more time with the family, visit my grand kids and all of that good stuff.