Rob brings over thirteen years of experience in the pubic and private sectors to TPRG in a number of senior management and legal positions.
Most recently, Rob was the Deputy General Manager and Chief of Staff for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, the nation’s fifth largest public transportation authority, overseeing the Operations, Design and Construction, Transit Police, General Counsel’s Office, Real Estate, Planning and Development, Systemwide Accessibility, Public Affairs, Communications and Systemwide Modernization (Automatic Fare Collection) departments.
Before joining the MBTA, he was Chief of Staff for the Executive Office of Transportation (now MassDOT), which oversees the Massachusetts Highway Department, Massachusetts Aeronautics Commission and the Registry of Motor Vehicles, with direct oversight of the Legal, Legislative Affairs and Communications Departments.
Besides extensive management experience, Rob was General Counsel for the Executive Office of Transportation, managing all legal issues for the Executive Office, including overseeing litigation and regulatory issues, conducting real property transactions, reviewing legislation, and representing the Executive Office in dealings with private parties and state agencies.
Before entering public service, Rob worked at Choate, Hall and Stewart as an attorney in the land use and litigation departments. Rob graduated Magna Cum Laude from Boston University School of Law and from the University of Virginia.