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Bob Leo Robinson

Bob Leo Robinson was American international investment service executive. Certified property manager. Decorated Army Commendation medal, Meritorious Service medal; recipient numerous public service awards; named to Tennessee Technology Reserve Officers Training Corps Hall of Fame, 1988.

Background

  • Robinson, Bob Leo was born on September 9, 1933 in Franklin, Tennessee, United States. Son of Washington and Cornelia Irene (Lampley) Robinson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Mgmt, Tennessee Technology University, 1955.

    Career

    • Quality control engineer Gates Rubber Company, Nashville, 1960. Technical representative Home Insurance Company, 1961-1965. Civilian staff administrative assistant Department Army, Nashville, 1965.

      Executive assistant to president Sullivan's Department Stores, 1966-1969. Director engineering and development Venture Out in American, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1969. Vice president, then executive vice president Hospital Corporation American, Nashville, 1970-1979.

      President, chief executive officer Real Estate Group Inc., since 1974, Fidelity Title Company, Nashville, 1974-1983. Now retired

      President International Business and Investment Services, Orlando, since 1978. General partner Union Square Ltd., Jacksonville, Florida, 1973-1979.

      Director American Travel Service, World Health Consultant. Chairman board emeritus Arnold Palmer Development Company, Orlando, Florida, since 1988. Past vice chairman board directors, chief executive officer Clinical Diagnostic Systems, Inc., Orlando, 1988-1989.

      Past vice chairman Space Rail Corporation, Orlando, 1991. Speaker patriotic Christian events.

    Major achievements

    • Certified property manager.

    Politics

    Christians should commit themselves to pray for personal and national spiritual revival and cultural renewal.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Having created, God did not withdraw the divine presence or activity, but remained fully knowledgeable of and engaged with the world. This engagement includes revealing God and God's ways.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Language of a derogatory nature (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value for one another and contradicts the Christian teaching.

    Membership

    Member Mayor Nashville Blue Ribbon Committee, 1975-1977. Commissioner City of Brentwood, Tennessee, 1969-1971, vice mayor, 1969-1971, mayor, 1971, member planning commission, 1970-1971. Board directors Goodwill Industries Central Florida, executive committee, chairman operations committee.

    Chairman building fund St. Cecilia Academy, Nashville, 1978. Vice chairman Audubon council Boy Scouts American, 1968. Founder Tennessee Technology Reserve Officers Training Corps General's Cup Scholarship Foundation, 1986.

    Aide United States Committee for Normandy Memorial Museum, Caen, France, since 1987. Parachutist Israeli Defense Forces, 1989, Royal Thai Special Warfare Command, 1990. Campaign director Drage for County Chairman, Orange County, Florida, 1990.

    Board directors Camp Blanding Museum Foundation, since 1995, Camp Blanding Museum and History Associates Inc., since 1996, chairman new museum building committee, since 1997. Served as officer, master army aviator, parachutist, United States Army, 1955-1960, United States Army Reserve, 1960-1983. Major general (brevet) United States Army Reserve, 1990.

    Member International Institute Hospital Consultant, Institute Real Estate Management, Army Aviation Association American, Reserve Officers Association, International Association Airborne Veterans, 82d Airborne Division Association.

    Connections

    • Married Carolyn Overton, December 18, 1955. Children: Richard Glenn, Leigh Ann, Elizabeth Lynne.
    • father: Washington Robinson
    • mother: Cornelia Irene (Lampley) Robinson
    • spouse: Carolyn Overton
    • children: Richard Glenn Robinson
    • Leigh Ann Robinson
    • Elizabeth Lynne Robinson
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    Born September 9, 1933
    Nationality
    • 1955
      Tennessee Technology University
    • 1960
      Quality control engineer, Gates Rubber Company
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1961 - 1965
      technical representative Home Insurance Company
    • 1965
      civilian staff administrative assistant, Department Army
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1966 - 1969
      executive, assistant to president Sullivan's Department Stores
    • 1969
      director, engineering and development Venture Out in American
      Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1970 - 1979
      vice president, vice president Hospital Corporation American
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1970 - 1979
      then executive, vice president Hospital Corporation American
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1974 - 1983
      president, officer Real Estate Group Incorporated
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1974 - 1983
      chief executive, officer Real Estate Group Incorporated
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1974
      president, officer Real Estate Group Incorporated
    • 1974
      chief executive, officer Real Estate Group Incorporated
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