Robert "Bob" Curtis retired from AT&T and Alcatel-Lucent. Over the course of his career, he held executive positions in various disciplines including strategic sales, network systems marketing and business unit management. He serves on the board of several foundations and corporations and is currently the COO of Hake Publishing, Inc. Bob has served his church for many years as an elder and as the president of the Board of Trustees. At Biola, Bob is the director of the MBA Mentor program and teaches business finance. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from UC Riverside and an MBA in finance from UCLA. He lives in Monrovia with his wife Christie. He has three married children and nine grandchildren.