Bob is the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Newman’s Own Foundation. Bob manages the day-to-day operating activity of Newman’s Own Foundation and supports the grant making efforts of the Foundation and the work of the operating food business and intellectual property company.
Bob graduated from the University of Hartford and joined a Hartford area CPA firm in January 1975. In 1984 Bob co-founded Haggett Longobardi, a Connecticut based CPA firm. Haggett Longobardi combined practices with J.H. Cohn in 2007. Bob joined Newman’s Own Foundation in January 2010.
Bob is an active member of the community, currently serving as Chairman of the Board of The Discovery Center, Treasurer of the Hartford Marathon Foundation, and Board member of the Connecticut Council for Philanthropy.