Richa has done her Masters in Natural Resource Management from GGSIP University, Delhi and Bachelors in Life Sciences from Sri Venkateshwara College, University of Delhi. She also holds a B.Ed. from GGSIP University, Delhi. Richa has worked on several Sustainable tourism, Corporate Social Responsibility, Gender Based Violence, Climate Change (NAMA), Solid Waste Management, and Water and Sanitation projects. Richa has also participated in community services through Pehal Movement.