Robert A. Garda
Robert Garda joined the Westminster College Board of Trustees in January, 2006. Mr. Garda is the Executive-in-Residence and Professor at the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. Mr. Garda has taught at Duke University for five years. Prior to teaching, Mr. Garda was an executive with McKinsey & Company. Mr. Garda worked for McKinsey for 27 years, was a senior partner, and headed the Marketing Practice of the firm for ten years.
Mr. Garda has also served as CEO of Aladdin Industries. Mr. Garda teaches a Marketing Practicum course, where student teams undertake marketing projects for U.S. companies, mostly located in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.
Bob and his wife, Annie Lewis, reside in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.