Kip graduated from Georgia Tech in 1965 with a BS in Industrial Engineering
An Atlanta native, Kip spent 25 years in the Washington DC area with Trane Company in the mechanical contracting business. In 1990, he formed RDR Consulting in Boston, concentrating on merger and acquisition work for East coast clients. In 2004, he partnered with Tom Shane to form The Lending Team providing consulting and loan services to small businesses. In 2009, Rushin joined Banks & Associates as a senior analyst and focuses on the design of the best structure for the transaction matching loan programs to best meet client objectives.
Kip and his wife of 50 years maintain an office in the mountains of North Carolina to be closer to their three sons and five grandchildren.