Robert joined the family-owned business, Taylor Machine Works, in 1985 and learned all aspects of the heavy lift equipment industry before entering into the company’s management trainee program. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Mississippi State University in 1990. He is the President of Sudden Service, Inc., Taylor Power Systems, Inc. and Taylor Leasing Corporation. He is the President and Chief Operating Officer of The Taylor Group, Inc. Appointed to the MMA Board of Directors At-Large in October 2017.