Employee Spotlight: Rick Whipple
Rick is a Senior CAD Designer with over thirty years of experience in the industry. Twenty five of those years have been spent at Beals + Thomas. His wealth of experience and understanding of B+T’s means and methods are invaluable to the firm and fellow co-workers. Currently, Rick provides civil and site design services for land development projects for the firm’s industrial, commercial, and residential clients. As a senior CAD technician, Rick supports internal design groups and the survey department with preparation of various plans using AutoCAD, Land Development Desktop, Civil 3D, AutoTURN, and ArcMap 9.3 GIS software. In addition to his project work, Rick provides CAD management and QA/QC throughout the firm, working with CAD users to review and monitor existing systems, practices and procedures, and developing defined graphic standards.
Rick is an avid sports fan and music enthusiast. When not at a sporting event with his family, Rick can be found performing music in some of the local establishments in the area.