About Bowers Grading

Richard Bowers Smiling

Born and raised in Franklin, North Carolina, Bowers Grading Services Owner-Operator Richard Bowers is a family man, an active member of the community and a former Marine. He served as a United States Marine Corps Corporal during the Iraq War.


Education & Training

Richard studied turf management and horticulture at Catawba Community College in Hickory, North Carolina, and continues to stay current in field training and grading techniques. He has a Level 4 NC Site Waste Water Contractors Septic Certification (The highest level of certification.)

Groundbreaking Projects

Richard was instrumental in the design and creation of the Jolie Ville Golf Course, the first and only of its kind on the southern tip of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. He also designed and built the Red Bird Par 3 Golf Course in Sapphire Valley, North Carolina.

Turf management


Jolie Ville Golf Course

Red Bird Golf Course

North Carolina Onsite Wastewater Contractor Inspector Certification Board