Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Professional Experience

Newburyport City Council: 2010 – Present
  • Public Safety Committee, chair
  • Budget and Finance Committee, member
  • Parking Advisory Committee, City Council representative
Middlesex Sheriff’s Office: 2007 – 2014
  • Assistant Deputy Superintendent in-charge Marine Unit
  • Sheriff’s Investigation Unit: Deputy Commander
  • Marine Unit Commander
Andover Police Department: 1981 – 2007
  • Traffic Homicide investigator
  • School Safety Officer
  • Liaison to Board of Selectman
  • Andover Medal of Honor
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts Hanna Award
    (given to officers who have performed acts of extraordinary heroism above and beyond the call of duty.)
NeWARS: Northeast Watercraft Accident Reconstruction Specialists
  • Founder, lead investigator and USCG licensed Master
United State Coast Guard Licensed Master Mariner: 2002 – Present

Newburyport City and Neighborhood Volunteerism

  • Newburyport Harbor Commission
  • Newburyport Parking and Traffic committee
  • Jeanne Geiger Crisis Center Board of Directors
  • Past President, River’s Edge Homeowner’s Association
  • Yankee Homecoming Lighted Boat Parade Co-Chair
  • United States Power and Sail Squadron; boating safety instructor


  • Salem State College, Salem MA: Education and Criminal Justice


Bob and his wife Susan have lived at 126 Merrimac Street, River’s Edge Condominiums since 1989. Sue works locally in Newburyport.