Vice President, People and Culture
Alan Richmond is responsible for our corporate culture and recruiting, growth and development of our Team. Alan joined Southern Botanical after leading the Business Development efforts for Hydromulch Services, a DFW leader in Seeding Services. Before that, he was a Quality Assurance Manager in the 767 and 747 groups for Boeing (NYSE: BA) in Seattle, WA.
He has a Bachelor of Business Administration from City University in Seattle, Washington. Alan is an Accredited Professional with ARCSA, the American Rainwater Catchment Systems Association.
Currently, Alan is Vice Chair of the Membership Committee of the Irrigation Association and a member of the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) Education Advisory Board. He is also designated as a WaterSense Partner with the EPA.
Alan has been married over 30 years and has 4 grown boys. He loves to build furniture from reclaimed wood, plays drums, and loves everything outdoors. He is active in his church and as a Boy Scouts of America leader.