Professional Association: Partner (retired), PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, San Francisco and New Orleans, responsible for world-wide services to clients in the Engineering & Construction industry; Visiting Lecturer, Albion College, 1967-8, and University of California, Berkeley, 1968-71, 1984, and 1985.
Education: Albion College, A.B. 1964; Harvard University, MBA, 1967; University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D. Program 1968-71.
Community Activities (present and past): Member of the board of Traverse Symphony Orchestra, Traverse City; Aurora Theatre, Berkeley, California; Berkeley Symphony, Berkeley, California; California Symphony, Walnut Creek, California; Berkeley Public Education Foundation, Berkeley, California; San Francisco Performing Arts Library & Museum, San Francisco, California; Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society, Berkeley, California; Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Berkeley, California.
Albion College Involvement: Member, Board of Trustees, since 1991; Founding Chairman, Audit & Compliance Committee, since 2005; Member of Trusteeship, Finance & Business Affairs, Infrastructure, and Governance Committees. Chairman, Visiting Committee, Carl A Gerstacker Institute for Business and Management, 1989-2010. Sponsor of 26 Gerstacker interns at Coopers & Lybrand and PricewaterhouseCoopers in San Francisco and New Orleans. Chairman, National Annual Fund Campaign, 1991 and 1992. Chairman of the Class of 1964's 45th and 50th reunions. Sponsor of the Robert B. Hetler/PricewaterhouseCoopers Accounting Scholarship which has been awarded 75 times. Member, Class of 1964 Faculty Tribute Endowed Scholarship Committee.
Personal: Married to Gail Snyder Hetler, '68, National Board Certified Teacher of High School French and Director, East Bay World Language Project at the University of California, Berkeley, (retired); Sponsor of the Gail Snyder Hetler Education Scholarship.