Robert Hand has a master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling. He is the President of Robert Hand Consulting, providing consulting and training to nonprofits and government agencies across the United States and internationally. Bob has worked in the community services field for over forty years. He was the Executive Director of RICV in Fresno for 13 years and acted as the interim director at ILCKC in Bakersfield. Bob has consulted with and provided training for 16 CILs in California and CILs, SILCs, and state associations across the U.S. Bob has also done training and consulting in Korea and Dubai. He lives in Coarsegold with his wife, Jean, and has a daughter and grandkids in Iowa and a son in Oakland.