Bob O’Hara earned a B.A. in Architecture from Penn State University and an MS.CS from Union College. He is a software and wireless industry veteran, with over 40 years of experience at companies including IBM Research, Microsoft, and Motorola. He has been involved in the mobile wireless data industry since it began, working with companies such as AT&T Wireless and Qualcomm.
Bob’s adult son is on the autism spectrum and lives at home. Bob joined the board of Community Homes in 2022. He is also on the board of directors of the Madrone School in Redmond, a private school that serves autistic children.
Bob’s wine cellar, which he built himself, holds his collection of 1,100 bottles.