Richard Martin started in the Exterior Interior Systems (EIS) Union in 2011 as a utility worker during his summers while attending high school. He has worked on jobs throughout the state of Oregon and in 2015 joined the Mid-Valley Commercial Construction Team as an apprentice. He has since completed the apprentice program earning journeyman carpenter status.
In 2018 he accepted a position as a Project Engineer and assists in managing and estimating framing, drywall, finish taping, painting and acoustical ceilings for projects ranging from $25,000 to $3mil.
He enjoys reading, history, hunting, strategy-based games and spending time with his wife and dog.