For over 30 years, Bob has brought his passion and commitment to support nonprofit missions. He has worked to build community and a collaborative spirit among organizations, leaders, and board members. He has been on both sides of the aisle, managing direct-service nonprofit organizations and a foundation.
Bob served as executive director at the Catalogue for Philanthropy, Jovid Foundation, and Academy of Hope. He was director of development at Joseph’s House and direct marketing manager at Special Olympics International. Bob was selected to be part of the first group of Peace Corps Volunteers to Ukraine.
Bob’s nonprofit experience includes grant making, program development and implementation, budget development, fundraising, strategic thinking, and board training and development. He helped found Mundo Verde Public Charter School and the Skyland Workforce Center.
Bob has written articles for Charity Channel and was a contributing author to YOU and Your Nonprofit Board: Advice and Practical Tips from the Field’s Top Practitioners, Researchers, and Provocateurs. In 2015 he co-authored Nonprofit Board Service for the GENIUS with Susan Schaefer.
Bob is currently a member of the Joseph’s House board of directors and the Skyland Workforce Center Advisory Board. He is enrolled in the Georgetown Leadership Coaching Certification Program.
Bob enjoys storytelling, swimming, hosting dinner parties, and learning how to play the djembe. He lives in DC with his teenaged daughter and Bruce the Wonder Dog.