Interim Executive Director
As Interim Executive Director and Board member, Robert is an important contributor to what goes on behind the scenes of Environment Now. Having joined the foundation in 1991, Robert’s vast knowledge of our history makes him a vital part of the organization. Robert has extensive experience in the environmental movement, starting off his career at Environment Now working primarily on forestry issues. He also was involved in the startup effort for the Santa Monica Baykeeper and the Sierra Now Conference, two of Environment Now's early and defining efforts. In the late 1990's Robert took over the Air Quality Program and became Associate Director. As Associate Director, Robert contributed to each of the programs and guided the foundation’s key strategic issues and initiatives.
Prior to coming to Environment Now, Robert was employed as a research psychologist and laboratory administrator for the federal government. Robert is a native Californian and attended University of California, Santa Barbara.
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