Name: Antonio Rivera

Hometown: Guanajoato, Mexico

Family Status: My wife and children.

Length of Employment with Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc.: 16 years

I was attracted to work at Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc. because: I enjoy landscaping and the people that make up the company.

Job Title: Foreman

Primary Job Responsibilities: Manages the look of landscaping properties.

I would describe the company culture and environment as: A great company that continues to grow.

The most important thing I have learned from working in the landscape industry is: Irrigation and lighting skills.

My short-term career goals include: To continue to grow within the company.

The most important characteristic of a leader is: Their organization of both people and projects.

My one piece of advice to a new graduate or person seeking employment in the landscaping industry would be: To work hard.

If I didn't work in the landscaping industry I would be: A soccer player.

When I'm not at work I'm: Spending time with my family.

If I won the lottery I would: Buy a big house.