BACKGROUND & EXPERIENCE

Richard S. Wolman, CCIM is a co-founding principal and the Broker of Record for Compass Real Estate, LLC. Originally trained as an architect, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his clients with over thirty years combined experience in commercial, industrial and investment real estate brokerage, real estate development, finance, investment analysis, construction and architecture. He has developed a unique ability to visualize the “big picture” opportunities and to anticipate the pitfalls that his clients might encounter in commercial real estate transactions. This ability, combined with his attention to detail and analytical ability enables Rich to successfully complete even the most complex transactions for his clients whether he is representing sellers, landlords, buyer, tenants or investors.

The recipient of numerous top sales awards throughout his career, Rich has successfully assisted his clients in handling diverse and complex real estate needs including sales, leasing, build-to-suit and new construction projects, investment sales, distressed properties and loan workouts.

His community service passion is mentoring students in the technical education programs at McCaskey High School in Lancaster City to help ensure that they graduate and become gainfully employed thereby breaking the chains of poverty and homelessness in the community.

EDUCATION

Carnegie-Mellon University (Masters of Architecture, 1982)
University of Maryland (B.S., 1978)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Licensed Real Estate Broker, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
CCIM Institute – Certified Member
National, Pennsylvania and Lancaster Association of Realtors
Commercial & Industrial Real Estate Council of Lancaster (Former Board Member)
Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce
Former Vistage International – Member
Economic development company of Lancaster County - Member

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Lancaster County Hospital Authority – Vice Chairman (Appointed by the County Commissioners) – Vice-Chairman
Rotary – McCaskey High School Mentoring Program – Founder & Chairman
Schreiber Pediatric Rehabilitation Center – Emertis Board member
The PAI Corporation d/b/a Excentia (Former Board Member)
Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary International
Rotary Club of Lancaster – Member
Lancaster Newspaper “Red Rose” Award Recipient
Rotary International “Service Above Self” Award Recipient