Name: Ricardo Herrera
Hometown: Guatemala, Mexico
Family Status: Married
Length of Employment with Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc.: 9 years
I was attracted to work at Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc. because: I enjoy this kind of work.
Job Title: Crew Member
Primary Job Responsibilities: General construction tasks assigned by foreman and/or supervisor.
The best thing about my job is: Planting.
My favorite project at Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc. is: Discovery Park.
The most important thing I have learned from working in the landscape industry is: Working with machinery.
The best thing about living and working in Memphis/Mississippi is: The restaurants.
The biggest influence on my career has been: Steve Tice, a foreman at Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc.
My short-term career goals include: Becoming a foreman.
My one piece of advice to a new graduate or person seeking employement in the landscaping industry would be: Being open minded.
When I'm not at work I'm: Spending time with my family.
If I won the lottery I would: Build a house for my family and go back to Mexico to build a school and donate money.