Robert L. Harrell was born in 1942. Mr. Harrell graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 1965 with a Bachelor of Business Administration. He has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since he founded Robert Harrell, Incorporated in 1991. Mr. Harrell is a member of the Investment Policy Committee.
Prior to founding RHI, Mr. Harrell was Chairman and Chief Executive officer of Robert Harrell & Associates, Inc from 1988 to 1991. In 1990, Mr. Harrell was an Expert Witness for the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. From 1977 to 1988, Mr. Harrell was President of Lowry, Raclin, Harrell & Howerdd, Inc. working there with the team until the sale of their company, with $11 Billion under advisement, in 1988. Additionally, Mr. Harrell started his career at Eppler, Guerin & Turner, Incorporated in 1966 as a broker, but in 1974 he headed their first institutional consulting division and began advising their clients.