Richard is a Partner with more than six years of experience in the insurance industry with a central focus on multi-family real estate and construction. He manages the company’s Charleston, SC office. Prior to joining Highsmith, Richard worked in real estate development in Mount Pleasant, where he concentrated on new construction and conversions of multi-family housing projects. Richard graduated North Carolina State University with a BA in History. He has a long standing commitment to the youth of Charleston and the Charleston Parks Conservancy. Richard lives downtown with his wife and two young children.