Richard Ross


Age: 58

Summary: president and chief executive officer of the Newton, Massachusetts-based consulting firm The Ross Group specializing in the employee relationships of clients ranging from small family businesses to Fortune 500 companies who had also co-founded the national organization called the Brain Tumor Society in 1989 to provide support and information of finding a cure of brain tumors when his youngest daughter Alison Ross developed a malignant tumor near her brain stem as a child.

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash

Born: April 26, 1943

Died: September 11, 2001

New York City, New York