Robert Robey Garvey Edit Profile
Student, Davidson College, 1938-1941; senior executive program, Federal Executive Institute, 1975.
General manager, Dennis, Inc., Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1945-1954;
executive director, Old Salem, Inc., Winston-Salem, 1955-1960;
executive director, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Washington, 1960-1967;
executive secretary, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 1967-1976;
executive director, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 1976-1986. Assistant secretary National Park Foundation, 1968-1971. National Park Service liaison officer American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, 1968-1971.
Member international committee National Association Housing and Redevelopment Officials, 1963-1986. Vice president International Council of Monuments and Sites, 1965-1975. Consultant on cultural property United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization;member United States national commission for United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, 1974-1979, vice chairman, 1976-1979.
Mem.landscape and archaeologists commission on Philae project Government of Egypt.
Served to major United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1945.
Married Nancy Douglas Maclay, June 15, 1945. Children: Robert Michael, Jean Maclay, Lee Beasley, William Sinclair.