Bob received his B.S. in Accounting and M.B.A. with an emphasis in Accounting from Minnesota State University - Mankato and has been a licensed CPA in Minnesota since 1973. He retired as an audit partner with Deloitte & Touche LLP in 2009 ,where he spent 37 years auditing clients in various industries. In addition he spent 15 years serving on the Minnesota State Board of Accountancy having been appointed to that Board by the Governor. Bob is a member of the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Since 2009, Bob has been teaching various accounting and auditing courses at the college level.