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engineering company executive

Edward Collyn Richards,, American engineering company executive. Registered professional engineer Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama. Served as captain United States Army, 1971-1978. Member Louisiana Engineering Society, National Society Professional Engineers, Professional Engineers in Private Practice, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Illuminating Engineering Society, Baton Rouge Aircraft Pilots Association (president 1981-1983).

Background

Richards,, Edward Collyn was born on July 3, 1948 in Baton Rouge. Son of Edward Collyn Senior and Frances Elane (Draughon) Richards.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering, Louisiana State University, 1971.

Career

Sales engineer Bass Electronics, Baton Rouge, 1971-1973. Senior design engineer Rust Engineering, 1973-1978. Department manager Process Services, 1978-1983.

President Richards-Mead & Associates, since 1983. Chairman board directors Software Solutions Technology, Baton Rouge. Vice president Flood Control Systems, Inc.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (software) Corocomp, 1984, Draw Account Manager, 1984.

Religion

God never intended nor desired for a single person to go to Hell. Sin caused a separation between God and man, and that Jesus’ death on the cross is the only bridge to cross from death to life. This bridge, however, is accessible by anyone at anytime.

Politics

All Christians, and particularly those in leadership positions, should prayerfully seek God’s mind and will and strongly to consider the potential problems of politicizing the church and the pulpit before endorsing candidates.

Views

Every person needs the Church for spiritual and emotional care that enables to reconcile relations with God, with others, and with self.

Membership

Served as captain United States Army, 1971-1978. Member Louisiana Engineering Society, National Society Professional Engineers, Professional Engineers in Private Practice, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Illuminating Engineering Society, Baton Rouge Aircraft Pilots Association (president 1981-1983).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, tennis, travel, skiing, auto restoration.

Connections

father:
Edward Collyn Senior Richards,

mother:
Frances Elane (Draughon) Richards,