Senior Vice President
Bob Herchert served as President and CEO of Freese and Nichols from 1990 to 2001, and as Chairman of the Board from 2002 to 2016. He led the creation of many of the company’s management institutions, including the continuous improvement program; human resources group; annual employee survey; and Freese and Nichols University, which provides professional training for employees and clients.
A graduate of the University of Kansas with a master’s degree in public administration, Bob was a municipal manager for 16 years, including seven years as Fort Worth City Manager. He has held leadership roles in many professional and civic organizations, including the Texas Association of Business and Chamber of Commerce, Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce, International City Management Association and Women's Center of Tarrant County.