Bob comes from a family line of builders and has worked on site both practically and in management. He has worked in drawing offices and runs his own NHBC registered building company.
He is an MCIOB Chartered Builder, professional teacher and one of the founders of a Becon award winning series of environmental and health related courses under the banner of Agenda 21.
He is a founder member of the Ecological Design Association, chairman of the Research Into Lost Knowledge Organisation (RILKO) and a member of the House of Commons / House of Lords Cross Party Associate Environment Group.
He has been teaching and facilitating an ecological building course at Richmond-upon-Thames College in Richmond, London for over fourteen years and is a visiting lecturer at the LSE in London.
He has been building the Earthdome development over the past two and a half years, and in 2005 he was voted by the National Federation of Master Builders as FMB Master Builder of the Year in the Energy Efficiency category.