Richard Shackleton


Value Delivered

Richard manages the KDC Systems transportation team in performing public works projects for many local and state municipalities and agencies throughout Southern California.

Whether serving as general contractor or subcontractor, Richard is skilled at helping ensure all project requirements are done right the first time, and achieve the highest standard of quality.


Richard has worked in the transportation industry for more than 38 years. The first 22 years of his career was with an electrical contracting company, where he began as a delivery driver. By applying his exemplary work ethic, he was eventually promoted to serve as General Foreman on many large transportation projects.

In late 2005, Richard joined KDC Systems as a Project Manager, and earned a promotion to Division Manager - Transportation. In this role, he has managed projects for clients including the City of Los Angeles, the California Department of Transportation, and the Metro transportation agency.

The Personal Side

Richard loves mountain biking and off-road activities. He and his family often go camping and boating. An avid NASCAR fan, Richard’s bucket list includes traveling in their motorhome to many beautiful sites, including NASCAR tracks, throughout the U.S.