National Advisory Council

Robert A. Whitman

Robert A. Whitman

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2000


Wendy Whitman


Job Title: Chairman of the Board and CEO
Company: FranklinCovey
Location: Utah, United States


  • private equity
  • executive coaching


Bob Whitman is chairman of the board and CEO of FranklinCovey. Before joining FranklinCovey, he served as president and co-CEO of the Hampstead Group, a private equity investment firm. Prior to that, Bob was a senior partner and on the board of directors and executive committee for the Trammell Crow Group. He earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Utah and his MBA from Harvard Business School. Bob is an experienced triathlete who has completed the Hawaii Ironman World Triathlon Championship race seven times.