As president and chief executive officer of Stantec, Bob is responsible for providing executive leadership to the Company and managing its growth.
Bob became president and CEO in 2009. Over the 25 years since Bob first joined Stantec as an urban land project manager, he has held many roles that have become progressively more senior in scope and responsibility. His career with Stantec has spanned many practice areas and involved both operational and practice positions.
Throughout his career, Bob has been actively involved with many professional and community organizations. He is past president of the Consulting Engineers of Alberta (2003-2004), past chairman of the Urban Development Institute (2000), and a past chairman of the Edmonton Non-Profit Housing Corporation. Bob also co-chaired the Juvenile Diabetes Walk for the Cure for five years and served on the Edmonton United Way campaign cabinet. Bob also served on the board of directors for the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation. Bob currently sits on the University of Alberta Hospital Brain Campaign as a Cabinet Member.
Bob holds a degree in civil engineering from the University of Alberta. In addition to being an active member of the community, he continues to be an ambassador for the City of Edmonton and Stantec.