Robert Knowles, Jr. is an insurance professional with more than 40 years of experience. He has been with Knowles Insurance for over 35 years, taking over as President of the agency in 1988. Bob specializes in large and complex accounts across a number of industries including manufacturing, public entities, education, and construction.
He is very active in the Scranton community having served as President of The Country Club of Scranton, and Waverly Community House, Board of Directors for Scranton Preparatory School, and The Greater Scranton YMCA, Board of Trustees for Keystone College, Vice Chairman of Mercy Health Partners, Director for Franklin Security Bank, and chairman of the Scranton City PAC. He currently serves as Trustee and Vice Chairman at the Northeastern Pennsylvania Health Care Foundation, and a board member at the University of Scranton’s Kania School of Business.
Bob is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts.