Raúl moved to Colorado from his native Argentina in 2001. He lived in Aspen where he was a ski-lift mechanic for a few years before going to Graduate School, earning a MS in Water Resources and Hydrology at Colorado State University. He then moved back to the Roaring Fork Valley and joined Resource Engineering, Inc. in 2006. Raúl is a licensed Professional Engineer in Colorado and New Mexico, and a member of the CASFM. His main professional interests include river mechanics, hydrology modeling, and hydraulic design. When not at work, Raúl enjoys being outdoors with his wife, daughter and 2 sons, skiing, hiking, and biking.