Rick joined our Atlanta office in August 2021 and is a seasoned structural engineer with 26 years of experience, specifically in Utah in a high seismic and high snow area, and joined the firm as a Senior Project Manager. He holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University of Utah where he also taught the introductory to steel design course for seven years. He has experience in all forms of construction and all construction materials. He also has experience working in the mining industry and working for a contractor as the lead structural quality control for a $1 billion government data center. Rick lives in Johns Creek with his wife Kaylene and their five children. In his spare time, he enjoys building things, which includes electronics, creating cosplay outfits for his kids, smelting aluminum, extruding plastic, and is currently building a plastic injection molder.
Although he doesn’t look like it now, he was captain of his high school swim team. Freestyle and breaststroke were his preferred strokes.