Bob Giannino ’96

Chief Executive Officer, uAspire

Bob is Chief Executive Officer of uAspire, a national leader in providing college affordability services to young people and families.

Prior to joining uAspire, Bob served in several senior level management positions at Jumpstart for Young Children, including as Vice President of Business Development & Government Relations and three years as Executive Director of Jumpstart Boston. In addition to his role on the PBHA Board of Trustees, Bob serves on the Board of Directors of Idealist.org, the world’s largest non-profit internet job site, and is on the Advisory Board of Excel Academy Charter Schools. He has formerly served on the Boards of the Campus Outreach Opportunity League (Chairman), Strong Women Strong Girls (Treasurer), Mount Ida College, and Social Capital, Inc.

As the first in his family to attend college, a product of the Somerville (MA) Public Schools, and a graduate of Harvard College, Bob knows the vital role that strong financial aid advice and minimizing debt plays in ensuring a strong economic future. He resides in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts.