Edward A. Robinson
Board Member Since 1978 (Emeritus)
Co-chief Executive Officer, Robinson Dairy
Committees: Development Board, Executive, Finance, Government Relations, Nominations, Strategic Planning
Eddie Robinson is Co-Chief Executive Officer of Robinson Dairy in
Denver, which has been run by the Robinson family for five generations.
Mr. Robinson started with Robinson Dairy as the Office and
Production Manager in 1956, moving within the family business to become
President, Treasurer and CEO in 1975, and Co-CEO in 1999. He had also
served as Operations Manager and Executive Vice President and General
Manager for Roberts Foods Inc.
Mr. Robinson graduated from Colorado State University with a
bachelor of science degree in agriculture. He retired from the U.S.
Army Reserve with a rank of 1st Lieutenant.
He was appointed as a member to the Colorado Commission on Higher
Education by Governor Bill Owens and has served on numerous Boards,
including The Allied Jewish Federation of Denver, Denver Zoological
Foundation, Colorado Restaurant Association, Arapahoe Library
Foundation, Colorado Neurological Institute, Girl Scouts, Metro State
College, and the Denver Convention and Visitors’ Bureau.
Mr. Robinson and his wife, Susan, together have six children.