Profile profile for Uhler_Bob

Robert B. Uhler

NMAH Board Alumnus; President and Owner, The Uhler Group

Robert ‘Bob’ Uhler is currently the President and Founder of The Uhler Group, a senior executive consulting firm. Today Bob serves as active management consultant to private equity investors, sits on numerous profit and non-profit boards and coaches executives in succession or organizational design. Bob is a Leadership Fellow, its highest certification, in the National Association of Corporate Directors. Previously, Bob spend 36 years with MWH Global, Inc., a global environmental and water engineering, construction and management firm. As a registered professional engineer, he rose to become the Chairman and CEO of MWH Global for the last twelve years of his career. He retired in 2014 and received Environmental Business Journal’s Lifetime Achievement Award along with several CEO of the Year industry awards. Graduating from the U.S. Military Academy, Bob served with the decorated distinction of two Bronze Stars and four Combat Air Medals in Vietnam as a U.S. Army Ranger and Airborne commander. Following wartime, he left service to pursue a civilian career in the emerging field of environmental engineering. Bob is especially proud of the intentional juxtaposition of a combat war veteran and later, devoting a private-sector career in cleaning, protecting and improving the natural environment in over 40 countries. He resides outside of Boulder, Colorado.