Curriculum Vitae
For Robert A. Tucknott

Robert A. Tucknott, CEO

 

 

Education:

  • Castro Valley High diploma
  • Laney College - AA
  • San Jose State University
  • Electrical Apprenticeship 4 year Graduated
  • Multiple seminars on Law, Electrical and Construction subjects
  • Taught Electrical Classes for Apprentices in ABC
  • US Army Advanced Training School
  • Basic and Advanced Airplane Pilot Training
     (Pvt. P, Com., Inst., Multi., CFI)

Vocational Service:

  • Licensed Electrical Contractor, CA since 1972, #755258 & #272838
  • Licensed Electrical Contractor, NV since 1994, C-2 License #0038196A
  • Licensed General Engineering Contractor, CA since 1973, #755258 & #272838
  • Licensed Building Contractor, CA since 1973, #755258 & #272838
  • Licensed Asbestos Removal Contractor, since 1986, #755258 & #272383
  • Licensed Hazardous Material Contractor, since 1986, #755258 & #272838
  • Licensed Journey Electrician, CA #102420
  • President & CEO of Tucknott Electric Co. (Established 1972)
  • Past National Committee Member for the Electrical Council of the Associated Builders & Contractors (a national committee)
  • Certified Professional Estimator (certified by the American Society of Estimators), #571 Golden Gate Chapter Life Member
  • EPA Lead Paint Renovator, License #NAT-69020-1
  • Helped prepare the estimating test for the American Society of Professional Estimators for the Electrical Division
  • Past Board Member of the National Electrical Contractors Association
  • Past Officer with the Electrical Bid Registry of the East Bay
  • Past Secretary of the Alameda County Builders' Exchange
  • Past Board Member of the Associated Builders & Contractors, Golden Gate Region
  • Past Chairman of the ABC Electrical Council, Golden Gate Region
  • Arbitrator for the Construction Division of the American Arbitration Association
  • Arbitrator for the Better Business Bureau
  • Arbitrator for the Arbitration & Mediation Association Incorporated
  • Past Member of the Association of Professional Energy Managers
  • Senior Arbitrator & Member of the National Panel of Consumer Arbitrators for the Better Business Bureau
  • Past Member of the Construction Specifications Institute
  • Professional advocate for arbitration and mediation
  • Past President for the San Leandro Chamber of Commerce, 2000 - 2002
  • Member of the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of the Dublin Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of the Livermore Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Member of San Ramon Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Member of Alamo Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Chairman and Founding Member of the San Leandro Ambassadors
  • Accredited Quality Contractor by ABC, consecutively from June '94 to April '12
  • Value Star Certified Electrical Contractor
  • STEP Platinum Safety Award from the Associated Builders & Contractors
  • Member of the Western Regional Master Builders Association
  • National Safety Merit Award 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Member of the Associated Builders & Contractors
  • Past Member of the Independent Electrical Contractors Incorporated
  • Past President of the Electric Club of the Greater East Bay
  • Past Trustee for the National Electrical Contractors Association Trust
  • Past Board Member of the American Society of Professional Estimators
  • Winner of the SPARK Achievement Award from the Independent Electrical Contractors Incorporated
  • Founding Member of Merit Shop Training Center of ABC
  • Taught Electrical Estimating for ABC
  • Member of WESTCON (Western Construction Consultants Association)
  • Board of Directors Network Exchange
  • Board Member FEWA (Forensic Expert Witness Association)
  • Certified by FEWA as a "Certified Forensic Litigation Consultant (CFLC)

Community Service:

  • Past President of the San Leandro Boys & Girls Club and Recipient of the President's Award
  • Past Chairman of the Board for the Eden Area YMCA
  • Recipient of the Chairman's Roundtable Award for 10 straight years, YMCA
  • Recipient of the Top Campaigner Award for 5 years straight Eden Area, YMCA
  • Past Board Member of the San Leandro Hospital
  • Member of the San Leandro Exchange Club and Recipient of the Book of Golden Deeds
  • Past President of the San Leandro Exchange Club
  • Recipient of Multiple Outstanding Service Awards from the San Leandro Exchange Club
  • Past District Governor of the San Leandro Exchange Club
  • Past Commander of the Alameda County Sheriff's Air Squadron & Current and Active Member
  • Member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary Airwing & Past Flotilla Commodore
  • Commander of the Western States Sheriff's Air Squadron Association
  • City of San Leandro Easter Egg Chairman for multiple years, sponsored by the Exchange Club
  • Recipient of Outstanding Area Governor Award for the San Leandro Exchange Club
  • Recipient of the National Exchange Club Achievement Award in 1976
  • Builder of 3 Exchange Clubs in the East Bay
  • Founding Member of the San Leandro Exchange Club's Child Abuse District Program
  • Volunteer with the Davis Street Community Center
  • Past Wing Leader and Past Board Member of Angel Flight West
  • Flown over 250 Missions for Angel Flight West
  • Received Volunteer Service Award from City of Hayward 1995
  • Received Distinguished Service Award 1995, YMCA
  • Past Secretary and Board Member of the Goodwill Industries of the Greater East Bay
  • Recipient of the National Service to Youth Award from Boys & Girls Clubs of America
  • Helping Hands Award from National Exchange Club
  • Past President of Lake Merritt Breakfast Club, sponsoring the Necklace of Lights at Lake Merritt
  • Board Member of Alameda County Taxpayers Association for multiple years
  • Awarded Executive Circle Volunteer Service Award by Angel Flight
  • Past Candidate for Alameda County Supervisor 1980 - Won the Primary
  • Awarded "Book of Golden Deeds" National award from the Exchange Club.
  • Awarded "Lifetime Achievement" award by the Tri-Valley News Group in first "Heros of the Valley" ceremony.
  • Membership Chair - Honorary Deputy Sheriff's Association

Rotary Service:

  • Rotary Member since 1973
  • Past President of the San Leandro Rotary Club 1985/6
  • Chaired Numerous Committees at the Club Level for San Leandro Rotary Club
  • Chaired and Built a school (sponsored by San Leandro Rotary) in Zihuatanejo, Mexico (5-year project)
  • Made Honorary Citizen of Zihuatanejo for above project
  • Past Area Representative of Area 2
  • Received Multiple Certificates of Achievement for various committees in Rotary
  • Founding Member of the Rota-Care Center in San Leandro
  • Founding Chair of the San Leandro Rotary Endowment
  • Chair of the District Assembly 1993
  • Recipient of District 517 Club Attendance Award 1986/7
  • Benefactor in the Rotary International Foundation
  • Major Donor in the Rotary International Foundation
  • Paul Harris Society Member.
  • Multiple Paul Harris Fellow Level 15
  • Multiple Chairmanships of District Committees for 10 years
  • Average of 350 % attendance for 20 years in Rotary
  • Chairman area 2 'Let's Go Fishing' Rotary Program for 15 years
  • Went on the first Polio Plus team to Ghana, Africa 1998
  • Attended several project fairs in South and Central America
  • Hosted 10 Foreign Exchange Students
  • Sponsors of a Sister Cities child in Brazil for 10 years
  • Past President of the Dublin Rotary Club 2008-2009
  • Lead Team for Wheel Chair Program to Santiago Chile