Robert L. Jamison
Our Former President – Celebrating 24 Wonderful Years!
Bob Jamison served for 24 years as President of Family Guidance, undertaking the challenge of strengthening families and bringing children hope and a since 1988. During his tenure, the ministry has bolstered and grown its historic strengths in mentoring and camping programs for at-risk youth and broadened its mission to include families, particularly marriage ministry. Before coming to Family Guidance, Bob served in college administration at both Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh. He has an undergraduate degree in communication from Carnegie Mellon and a certificate in marketing from Pitt as well as a Master’s Degree in Public Management from the Heinz School at Carnegie Mellon University.
Additionally, Bob is co-founder of the Greater Pittsburgh Community Leaders Prayer Breakfast, Prayer Over Pittsburgh, and Pittsburgh Prayer Evangelism and has served on the Mayor’s Youth Policy Council and the advisory boards for The Pittsburgh Experiment, CityReachers, the Southwestern Pennsylvania Mentoring Partnerships, and the National Fatherhood Initiative, Friends of Propel Charter School, Gang Free Schools Steering Committee for the Pittsburgh Public Schools, and Urban Impact Foundation. His life and ministry are highlighted in The Story Behind the Success: Learning from Pittsburgh Professionals. He is an associate of Harvest Evangelism and has traveled in mission to Mexico, Argentina, England, and Brazil.
Bob has been called by God to begin a new organization, Adam’s Quest, on behalf of the men of our city. He will be working to equip the local church to call men to the adventure that is accepting, loving and serving the Lord Jesus Christ.