Richie Escovedo, APR


Richie holds more than 20 years of public relations experience in the education industry, has a highly logistical mind for project management and a quick wit that makes him fun to work with. All these have made him a valuable part of the B Team for clients including Dairy MAX, HF Sinclair and Mrs. Renfro’s salsa. Richie joined Balcom in 2014 after serving as director of communications at Mansfield ISD and, previously, Nolan Catholic High School. He has earned numerous public relations awards, was named among the Fort Worth 40 Under 40 by Fort Worth Business Press in 2004, and was the 2014 president of the Greater Fort Worth Chapter of PRSA. Richie earned his B.A. in communication studies from the University of North Texas and earned his Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) in 2015.


  • Richie has played the saxophone for 35 years and can make cricket sounds with his mouth. Coincidence?
  • Richie volunteers for Doxology Bible Church in the marriage support ministry and on the worship team.

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