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Richard H. Porter
A resident of San Luis Obispo, California and is the owner of R.H. Porter Company, a real estate investment and development concern headquartered in
San Luis Obispo. Mr. Porter started his real estate company in 1978 and over the years has also provided real property management, investment and financial
consulting and real estate appraisal services.
Prior to opening his firm, Mr. Porter was a Broker Associate with Grubb and Ellis Commercial Brokerage Company. He has also been an Instructor of real estate
finance at Santa Monica College and a Lecturer at California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo in finance and real estate appraisal.
Mr. Porter received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration (Beta Gamma Sigma) with an emphasis in finance from the University of Colorado,
his Masters Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in real estate and finance from the University of Southern California, and the designation of
Certified Financial Planner (CFP) from the College of Financial Planning in Denver, CO.
Mr. Porter is a Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI), a past President of the San Luis Obispo Chapter and also holds the designation of Senior
Residential Appraiser (SRA). He holds the professional licenses from the State of California of Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, General
Building Contractor, Real Estate Broker and Community College Instructor.
Mr. Porter is a past President and current member of the San Luis Obispo Chapter of the National Exchange Club. He is a former member of the Parking
Committee of the Downtown Association of San Luis Obispo a former member of the Un-Reinforced Masonry Building Committee of the San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce.