Bob is a life-long area resident, living in Little Silver since 1994 with his wife, Cindy and their three children, Carey, Kate and Laura.
He was elected to the Borough Council in 2007, and served as head of the Council's Personnel Committee and as liaison to the Shade Tree Commission and the Environmental Commission. He was selected Mayor by the Borough Council in August of 2011 to fill the unexpired term of the late Mayor Suzanne Castleman. He was elected to a full term that year and reelected in 2015 and 2019.
Before serving on the Council, Bob was a volunteer and committee member with Boy Scout Troop 126, where he continues to serve as a merit badge counselor. He coached a number of recreation sports over the years, and is a past member of the Little Silver Planning and Zoning Board. He is a former newspaper reporter, and served for 20 years under three governors on the state Tidelands Resource Council.
Bob has a BA from Middlebury College and a JD from Seton Hall University School of Law, and has practiced law with the same firm since 1994.