Robert B. Tapley is a well-respected and dedicated leader who has spent the last 18 years dedicating his time and resources to community advocacy through service, community development, and mentoring. Growing up the son of an educator, Robert had a front row seat to see how education and hard work could greatly improve the trajectory of one’s path, and how the lack of education and socio-economic pressures could negatively affect one’s future.
Robert is owner and managing member of Tapley Group, LLC. The Tapley Group operates an Insurance and Financial Services company. In addition, the firm has a consulting practice that specializes in operational and management consulting, real estate development, and IT/Software consulting and managed services.
Prior to establishing Tapley Group, LLC, Robert spent over 20 years in various senior management roles at FedEx, Microsoft, and Capital One where he led operations, sales, and project management and product group teams.
Robert’s professional and community involvement include Board of Director- Dallas Black Dance Theatre, past board member- Dallas Zoological Society, American Red Cross Diversity Council, and is the Chief Executive Officer – Buckley Foundation of Darling. Robert is the currently the Chairman – 100 Black Men of Greater Dallas/Ft Worth, and a Board Member of 100 Black Men of America, Inc.
Robert has Bachelor and Master Degrees in Business, Green Belt Six Sigma, LEAN and AGILE certifications, and Project Management certified. Robert holds Property& Causality and Life Insurance Licenses, as well as 6 & 63 licenses. Tapley resides in Southlake, Texas.