Richard Martin - Employee Spotlight!

KFW is excited to highlight a long-time & very knowledgable KFW employee, Richard Martin. Richard started out at KFW working as a CAD Technician for our engineering teams. Three years later he decided he wanted to hone new skills so he moved over to KFW Surveying as a CAD Technician working with the surveying field work data.


Richard is on top of things and he is a class act! - R. Martinez

Before working at KFW, what was the most unusual or interesting job you've ever had?

One summer during college I worked as a meat cutter in my Aunt & Uncle's meat market.

 

What are your hobbies outside of work?

Spending time with my family and friends. I like going to the many rivers and lakes of South and Central Texas, as well as barbecuing.

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What would you tell yourself at age 13?

Embrace change now, nothing stays the same forever.

 

Do you have a favorite quote?

"Every strike brings me closer to my next home run." - Babe Ruth

 

What is your goal while working at KFW?

My goal is to continue helping to grow KFW by putting out a good product, and to continue having my hands on projects around the area the make an impact on other people's lives.

 

"Richard goes above and beyond to get things done & take care of us in the office as well as those out in the field. He's always dependable and responsible. He really helps me out whenever I need it!" - T. Mendoza

 

Fast Facts:

  • Position: Survey CAD Technician
  • Years with KFW: 6 years
  • Favorite thing about KFW: The culture. When I interviewed for the job I will always remember Vince Panella told me that we work hard and we play hard. That is still true.

 

Highlights:

I was the first member of my family to graduate from college. Then, 2 years ago my younger brother become the second to achieve this accomplishment.  I like to hope that seeing me finish helped him along the way.

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