Bob Emeott grew up in Michigan and graduated with honors from Northwood University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree; he later went on to also earn his Executive MBA from Northwestern University. He achieved All American status as a two-sport collegiate athlete in track and field and played NCAA Division II football all four years of college.
Bob enjoyed an 18-year career with Marathon Petroleum Company and Shell Oil Company. Before moving to Orlando, he worked as vice president and CFO in the commercial real estate industry. Bob was also part of the 20th Anniversary Lifework Leadership class of 2012 in Orlando and formerly served on the board of the Villas at Lakeside Association, where RTS Orlando owns 18 residential student housing units.
Bob joined RTS Orlando in late 2010 as the vice president of administration. In the summer of 2012, he was promoted to executive vice president. In addition to the oversight of operations and administration for the Orlando campus, Bob also manages all development efforts for the campus.
Bob has been married to his wife, Lynn, for 30 years. They have three adult children and one adorable golden retriever, Murphee.