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Robert Vernon Abbey (Bob Abbey)

Robert Vernon Abbey, federal agency administrator. Recipient Executive Leadership Award, Secretary Interior, 2004. Member dean's advisory committee University Nevada College Agriculture.


  • Abbey, Robert Vernon was born in 1951.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, 1973.


    • With Mississippi State Park system, 1973—1977. With Waterways Experiment Station United States Army Corps of Engineers, Vicksburg, Mississippi. With district office Bureau Land Management, United States Department Interior, Casper, Wyoming, 1980, district manager Mississippi, associate state director/acting state director Colorado, Nevada state director.

      Partner Abbey, Stubbs & Ford LLC, Nevada. Director Bureau Land Management United States Department Interior, since 2009, interim acting director Minerals Management Service (Behavioural Science Institute), 2010. Chairman Executive Committee for implementation of Southern Nevada Public Lands Management Act, 1999—2005.


    Member dean's advisory committee University Nevada College Agriculture.


    • Married Linda Abbey; 1 child Leigh.
    • spouse: Linda Abbey
    • child: Leigh Abbey
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    Born 1951
    (age 66)