Robert Shapiro

MA Geography 1989
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Since leaving KU, my career path has taken me from National Geographic, to Verizon, to Oracle and back to Verizon (where I am now a VP for System support and testing). I live in Tampa with my wife, 2 children and our greyhound Hazel. I reconnected with KU-Geography last year when Terry Slocum asked me to Chair the Advisory Board and have enjoyed giving back to the Department and reconnecting with alumni.

Department of Geography and Atmospheric Science Events
2019 GPRM-AAG Annual Meeting