Richard W. Hall
Richard started with FIA in 2013 and is responsible for strategic management of several client timberland portfolios. Prior to joining FIA, Richard worked for Bank of America’s U.S. Trust Private Wealth Management division for eight years where he held a number of positions including Southeast Regional Forest Manager and Acquisitions Manager. In addition to his experience at U.S. Trust, Richard also lived and worked in southern Brazil as a contractor for Farm and Forestry Management Services and served as Business Development Manager for Forest Technology Group where he worked with a range of timberland investment managers to develop and implement various information systems. Richard also serves as an affiliate professor at Auburn University’s School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences.
Richard holds a B.S. in Forestry from Auburn University (cum laude / Honors program), and a J.D. / M.B.A. from the University of Alabama. He is a Registered Forester, a licensed attorney and a member of the Society of American Foresters.