- Vice President- Operations
Bob grew up in the Hood River Valley and has spent nearly his entire life here. After graduating from Oregon State University with a degree in Agriculture he spent 6 years as an Agricultural Sales Representative and Consultant in Eastern Washington and Hood River. In 1989, Bob joined the Diamond Fruit team as a fieldman and has work his way up through the field services, quality assurance, production departments to his current position as Vice President of Operations. His many activities include rafting, hiking, biking, golf, hunting, fishing, skiing, travel, and most recently sailboat racing. “ I am extremely lucky to be associated with Diamond. I have a rewarding career, can live in this beautiful place, and pursue all my crazy activities”. Bob’s family includes his life partner Ruth and two grown children Tia and Robert.