Northern Arizona University
’77 BA, Northern Arizona University
‘81 JD, MA, Duke University
up in the warehousing and distribution business and began working for his
family when he was 14, acquiring skills in all areas of the business including
construction and development. Bob began practicing law for the firm of Rawlins,
Ellis, Burrus &Kiewit in Phoenix and later accepted a position as in-house
counsel for Ponca Wholesale Mercantile Company.
Now, as managing partner for Weksler-Casselman Investments, Bob sees his
career going full circle. He is actively pursuing the acquisition, development,
and management of industrial, retail, commercial and residential properties
across the southwest and Texas.
Bob has also stayed busy with
civic service, including serving as the president of three different
synagogues, as a board member of the American Jewish Committee, and attending
the Blaustein Institute for Jewish Leadership. Bob has also served on the
boards of the Leadership Workshop Foundation, Phoenix Country Day School, and
the International Foundation for Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery. Currently, Bob is
active with NAU’s Social and Behavioral Sciences Advisory Council, and as a
founding member and president of Congregation Beth Tefillah. He and his wife
Michelle live in Phoenix and have five children.