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.
We are pleased and excited to announce the appointment of Jennifer Liu as Webb’s Director of Parent Relations and Special Events effective November 1. In this position, Liu will oversee our parent relations program, which serves more than 750 current parents worldwide and an active volunteer network through our Affiliates parent organization.
An opportunity to pick the brain of award-winning author John Scalzi '87, is not one you want to miss. Discussing topics ranging from what exactly defines a burrito to what projects he currently has in production, there's never a dull moment with Scalzi.
For Webb sports fans who can’t attend a game, or if you’d like to follow along with the live stats and scores from our athletic contests, most of our home games will be covered live with video and play-by-play at The NFHS Network.
There is no greater testament to The Webb Schools' values, culture of service and leadership than our extraordinary alumni. Through our annual Alumni Awards program, the Alumni Council and the Board of Trustees honor alumni whose service and achievements truly exemplify the qualities and values that Webb represents. We are pleased to announce the five distinguished recipients of Webb's 2018 Alumni Awards.
To learn more about working in independent schools and meet with school representatives about open positions, please join Webb and 30 other participants on Saturday, February 23 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at Harvard-Westlake School in Studio City.
The Webb Debate Team is celebrating top awards after its first two league debates of the 2018-19 season. Junior Renny Jiang won First Place Speaker, her second gavel at Webb, which marks just the third time in Webb history a student has won the coveted award twice. Additionally, Webb charted a first place Tournament Award, two individual speaker awards, two second place speaker awards and several undefeated teams during the nascent season.