Richard Wiese is a highly respected outdoorsmen and explorer. In 2002, he became the youngest president in The Explorers Clubs hundred-year history. He has hosted many nationally seen television shows, most recently Exploration with Richard Wiese, which can be viewed in around the world. He has just completed filming a special series in Ethiopia with the BBC and Discovery called Hell on Earth about the hottest place on earth and the History Channels "Expedition Africa". An important motivation for Wiese is inspiring a passion in young people for discovery and a love of the outdoors.