Dr. Bill Robey carries on his wife Barbara’s legacy by spending time with students at the Litchfield Elementary School District school named after her each week.
Dr. Robey came and read to the students at Barbara B. Robey Elementary School on March 1st in celebration of Read Across America and Dr. Seuss’s birthday.
From left to right: Zachary Engals, Dr. Bill Robey, and JiNelle Melvin after Dr. Robey read to the students at Barbara B Robey Elementary on March 1st as part of the school’s celebration of Read Across America and Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Photo courtesy Litchfield Elementary School District
As you may know, Barbara Robey was Arizona School Boards Association‘s former president of the board of directors and lobbyist and all round public education champion.
Barbara served on the Litchfield Elementary School District‘s Governing Board for 20 years.
Barbara also was a member of the Arizona School Boards Association’s Board of Directors and as president of the board, as ASBA’s first full-time lobbyist and director of governmental relations for 17 years.
Barbara also served as the 28-year chairperson of the board of directors of Arizona School Boards Association Insurance Trust (ASBAIT), an organization she was instrumental in developing, founding and growing.