Senior Director of Development for Leadership and Planned Giving
Bob has served The Webb Schools since 2007 as a senior member of the development office responsible for the day-to-day management of all leadership giving and planned giving initiatives including the $50 million Fulfilling Our Promise campaign that ended in 2013. He is a Claremont native, grew up on the Pomona College campus, and is very involved as a community leader serving as president of the Claremont Educational Foundation and as a board member of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning Los Angeles.
Prior to Webb, Bob served as an executive director of professional regional theatres in Texas and Georgia, specializing in the works of William Shakespeare. He also served as the founding program director of the master's program in arts administration at Southern Utah University where he taught and directed professional internships in conjunction with the Tony Award-Winning Utah Shakespeare Festival. He has produced special events for the Olympic Arts Festivals in Atlanta (1996) and Salt Lake City (2002). He holds a bachelor's degree in directing for theatre and a master's degree in nonprofit administration. He is also a Certified Specialist in Planned Giving.