Richard is currently a member of the Brandywine Hundred Fire Company. He serves on the Advisory to State Pension committee.
Richard T. Perillo joined the Brandywine Hundred Fire Company No. 1 in 1982. He has served as the Rescue Captain, 3rd Assistant Chief, Board of Director and Vice President. In 2020, Mr. Perillo, who is an Honorary and Lifetime Member of the Brandywine Hundred Fire Company No.1, is serving in his 19th consecutive year as the President of the Brandywine Hundred Fire Company No. 1. Richard T. Perillo is a past Trustee and past Treasurer of the DVFA and DVFA LA Mutual Relief Association and currently serves on the DVFA Revolving Loan Committee representing New Castle County. He was inducted into the Delaware Volunteer Firefighter's Association Hall of Fame. Mr. Perillo is married to Dottie Perillo. Together they have raised two sons, Richard J and Michael Perillo and are the proud grandparents of granddaughters Averi and Maci.