In addition to his hard work in the office, Raymond has dedicated a large portion of his life toward charitable organizations. He is the co-chairman of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Indoor Golf event that raises money and provides scholarships for the University of Maryland, Morgan State University and Johns Hopkins University. He is also a life member of ASCE and served as president from 2012 to 2013. Raymond currently serves as the president of the 21st Century Education Foundation, located in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. He has been a rotary member for over 35 years.
Over the course of his career as a result of his generosity, Raymond has received many awards, such as the 2017 Anne Arundel Community Corporate Philanthropist of the Year Award and the Glen Burnie Rotary Service Above Self Award.
He graduated from the University of Maryland with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering.