Bob Dalpe grew up outside of Boston Mass served in the USAF from 1978-1993 as a weather observer/forecaster serving in the throughout the US and Europe with a deployment to Saudi Arabia post Desert Storm. He supported numerous fixed wing and rotary aircraft and ground operations across North America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
Bob is an engineering technician at General Dynamics Mission System after he took advantage of an early retirement program from the Intel Corp to complete his BA degree from ASU in 2017, 41-year process. Bob is active in the Arizona Veterans community volunteering various organizations as Native American Sustainability for Veterans and those in Uniform (NASVU) Veterans Medical Leadership Council, Fort Veteran, US Naval Sea Cadet Corp, Pearl Harbor Survivors Assn, US Congressman Bigg’s Veterans Advisory Council, Arizona Legislative Veterans Caucus and other groups and events in the STEM, youth and veteran’s community and the City of Chandler 2021 Airport Bond Subcommittee. Bob is a member of the Arizona Veterans Hall of Fame Class of 2017 and a Honorary Kentucky Colonel. He has two sons currently serving: USAF, USN and a third who is an USAR veteran. Married to wife Lisa with two stepchildren live on Chandler AZ.