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Robert E. Walkup Edit Profile

Mayor , Tucson

Robert E. Walkup, American mayor, Tucson. Chairman Greater Tucson Economic Council; founder, first chairman Arizona Space Commission; volunteer Tucson Community Food Bank; co-founder Pima-Santa Cruz County School-to-Work Program; co-founder El Centro Cultural de las Americas. Captain United States Army.

Background

Walkup, Robert E. was born on November 14, 1936 in Ames, Iowa, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, Iowa State University.

Career

Executive Rockwell International, Fairchild Republic. Senior executive Hughes Aircraft Company. Mayor City of Tuscon, Arizona, since 1999.

Membership

Chairman Greater Tucson Economic Council. Founder, first chairman Arizona Space Commission. Volunteer Tucson Community Food Bank.

Co-founder Pima-Santa Cruz County School-to-Work Program. Co-founder El Centro Cultural de las Americas. Captain United States Army.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing guitar, sketching, studying astronomy, restoring antique cars and motorcycles.

Connections

Married Beth Walkup; 3 children. 2 stepchildren.

spouse:
Beth Walkup