Robert Wheat

Robert relocated to Arizona from Chicago, Illinois twenty-one years ago with his wife, Diane and have been living in Arizona for past 10 years. They have one son who is currently in the military.

Robert worked as a System Analyst for Loyola University of Chicago, the largest Heart Transplant Hospital in the US. He worked in various parts of law enforcement over the years, including working as a detention officer and special investigator for Sheriff Joe.

He worked as a mediator for Maricopa County, the Attorney General’s Office, the Town of Scottsdale and NBC-TV as well as private mediation.

He is currently a Trustee for the Sun City Elks and Director of the Sun City Foundation. Before Covid, he volunteered at the VA in Phoenix.

Robert is running for SCHOA’s board because he wants to assist his community in any way he can.