Robert O'Neill is a seasoned business professional with over 30 years of experience providing strategic planning, management and operation, financial, information technology, and project management consulting services to private and public sector clients throughout the nation. He currently runs his own consulting firm that provides business strategy and business development services to public and private sector clients.
Bob served as the Director of the California State Lottery. He formerly was a Principal at KPMG, LLP, where he directed the firm’s Western Region State and Local Government Practice. He also served as the Executive Director of the Commission on California State Government Organization and Economy, also known as “The Little Hoover Commission.” In addition he was a Senior Performance Auditor with the California Auditor General’s Office.
Bob holds a Masters’ Degree in Public Administration from California State University, Sacramento and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Colby College in Waterville, Maine. He is a Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) with the Association of Government Accountants and a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with the Project Management Institute. Bob is a former officer in the United States Air Force and is a Vietnam Era Veteran.
Bob has been an active member of the Sacramento non-profit community throughout his career. He currently serves as a Board Member on the California VetFund Foundation. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the Stanford Home for Children and the Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce.