Richard Price is a state certified residential real estate appraiser and real estate broker with memberships in the Austin Board of Realtors and an associate membership in the Appraisal Institute. He is also a Certified Collateral Valuation Specialist, is FHA certified and is a Registered Professional Engineer in several states. Prior to starting work in Real Estate, he served in several capacities (Senior Project Manager, Director of Project Management and Director of Engineering) with a major design/build contractor active in the development and construction of fuel ethanol and grain processing facilities. Other related experience included serving as Chief Estimator for a company specializing in the construction of hotels, residence hotels and churches. He holds BSCE and MSCE degrees (Environmental Engineering) from Purdue University.