Richard A. Smith
A. Smith, Jr.
BROOKFIELD — R.A.
Smith National announced Monday that Richard (Ricky)
A. Smith, Jr., P.E., will take on the role of
president at the Brookfield company, succeeding his
father and current president, Richard A. Smith,
Ricky Smith will
assume the role on Jan. 1. He has more than 15 years of
experience at R.A. Smith National, which includes
serving as director of the Land Development Services
division overseeing operations in Brookfield, Irvine,
California, and Naperville, Illinois. He is a graduate
of Northwestern University with a Bachelor of Science in
civil engineering and economics.
Richard Smith will
remain involved in the company as CEO, serving in an
advisory and support role.
According to the
announcement, “R.A. Smith National has carefully planned
this change in leadership over the last two years to
ensure a smooth and seamless transition for clients,
business partners and employees. The firm thanks our
clients and business colleagues for their continued
support as R.A. Smith National moves forward.”
R.A. Smith National
is a multi-disciplinary consulting firm comprising civil
engineers, structural engineers, land surveyors,
development managers, landscape architects and