Raymond Decker has been a family practice physician in the Richmond area since 1998. He is an owner partner of Family Practice Associates of Chesterfield; which is located on the St. Francis Medical Center Campus in Midlothian. He is the Department Chair of Family Practice at St. Francis. Dr. Decker has been an ER physician at Chippenham Medical Center, Johnston Willis Hospital, and John Randolph Hospital in the past. Other activities have included Executive Medical Director for Odyssey Hospice in Richmond Virginia from 2005-2007. He attended the Medical College of Virginia for medical school and later did his residency at Chesterfield Family Practice where he was Chief Resident. His undergraduate degree is from Louisiana State University where he earned a baccalaureate in science in nursing. He is a former EMT with the New Orleans Health Department which was the 911 provider for the City. He is married to Jennifer Hughes Decker and together they have 4 children: Zachary 22; Amanda 17; Joshua 9; and Paige 5. They live in log home located in Powhatan Virginia with their 4 horses located in front.