Faces On The Wall Series: Mr. Robert Toeppe
By: Sheridan Shumsky
Mr. Robert Toeppe is another member of our prestigious alumni here at Parkside, having graduated with a B.S. in business management. He transferred his studies at Parkside to a successful career at Wisconsin Plating Works - his family's metal-finishing business.
While at Parkside, Mr. Robert Toeppe is noted for being a founding father of the first fraternity on campus - Alpha Kappa Lambda, and his achievements on the men's golf team.
Upon graduation, he soon became president of Wisconsin Plating Works and served in that role until his 2013 retirement. Aside from his long-standing position at his company, Mr. Robert Toeppe has also served as program chairman of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers and president of the State Street Business Area Association.
Today, Mr. Robert Toeppe is a prominent force here at Parkside - he is a member of the College of Business, Economics, and Computing Advisory Board, and he has funded the Robert J. Toeppe Business Scholarship for students studying in that same field.
Read further about Mr. Robert Toeppe's story here, and stay tuned for the remainder of our "Faces On The Wall" Series here at Parkside, because our Traditions of Excellence Honorees are Real Amazing!