Richard Y. Roberts, American federal agency administrator. Bar: District of Columbia, Alabama. Board directors National Capital Area Council, Boy Scouts American; active First Baptist Church, Alexandria, Virginia; Member District of Columbia Bar Association, Alabama State Bar Association, Phi Eta Sigma, Tau Beta, Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.
Associate Law Offices of Richard Shelby, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1976-1978. Administrative assistant, legislation director to Congressman Richard Shelby Washington, 1979-1982. Administrative assistant, legislation director to Senator Richard Shelby, 1987-1990.
Partner Pappanastos, Samford & Roberts, Montgomery, Alabama, 1983-1984, Perry, Russell & Roberts, Montgomery, 1985-1986, Miller, Hamilton, Snider & Odom, Washington, 1990. Commissioner Securities and Exchange Commission, since 1990. Lecturer in field.