Raymond K. Best, PE, LEED® AP, President

Rayond K. Best, PE, is a Principal of TEC, Inc., a midsized environmental, engineering, planning and architecture firm headquartered in Charlottesville, VA. In that capacity he is the leader of TEC's Asset Management services to include capital asset management, architecture, engineering, information technology and master planning. He is a B.S. graduate of Washington & Lee University and received an M.E. from Pennsylvania Sate University. Mr. Best is registered as a Professional Engineer in Virgina, Pennsylvania, Texas, Oklahoma, and Hawaii and is also a member of the Ingenieurkammer Hessen in Germany.

Mr. Best has broad experience in the business of providing asset management, A/E planning and environmental engineering to international, Federal, State, municipal, and Department of Defense clients. He is expert in the management and execution of large multidiscipline project and program assignments. Having lived and worked in Europe for more than 13 years, his experience includes the development of a successful international A/E consulting business ranking in the ENR top 200 International A/E firms. He has been responsible for providing a variety of services in virtually every country in Central, Western, and South Eastern Europe, Turkey and Israel as well as numerous states and territories in these United States.

Mr. Best was selected as The 1995 Young Engineer of the Year by the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers. He has also been awarded the Bronze Order of the de Fluery Medal by the Army Engineer Association on behalf of the Engineer Regiment in 2001.

He can be reached at: RKBest@tecinc.com.

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