Director of Finance
Rico Gallegos is the accountant for Price Land and Development Group, along with the associated entities. His responsibilities include timely and accurate record-keeping, working closely with our public accounting firm for various reporting purposes, helping create and maintain project cash flows, submitting billings, along with many other facets of the business.
Prior to joining PLDG, Inc., Rico was a senior accountant at Pulte Homes of New Mexico, where he worked for over two years. As senior accountant, Rico was involved in a comprehensive quarterly forecasting process, monthly reporting to Corporate, working on a consistent basis with all departments to help create cost savings, and serving as an HOA board-member for one of the Division’s largest communities. Rico was also responsible for maintaining the process of submitting and tracking the New Mexico Sustainable Business Tax Credit program, where he successfully helped the Division receive $2.6 million of tax credits related to building homes to specified “green” standards.
Prior to working at Pulte Homes, Rico worked in public accounting as a senior auditor for a local accounting firm.
Rico graduated from UNM’s Anderson School of Management with a Master’s of Accounting with a focus in Information Assurance. He graduated Summa Cum Laude and also served as valedictorian for his Associate’s degree.
Rico enjoys working on home improvement projects for friends and family, creative writing, and playing basketball.