Bob grew up in Pittsburgh and Los Angeles, where he graduated from the Art Center College of Design with a degree in Industrial Design. He began his career as an automobile designer for the Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan and later moved to the Paci!c Northwest, taking a position as a design consultant to the Boeing company. He traveled extensively for Boeing
developing color schemes for the worlds’ airlines and designing executive interiors for heads of state. Alongside his professional design career, Bob has pursued a lifelong interest in painting, photography and the theater. He designed sets for the Issaquah Village "eater productions of South Paci!c, King and I and Peter Pan. His current paintings are inspired by his world travels and the northwest landscapes he encounters on hiking and backpacking trips.