Most of us have seen people who came from wonderful circumstances,
born with silver spoons in their mouths, who somehow end up really
crashing once they are out in life.
On the other hand, there seems to be about 10% of people that
no matter what has happened or is happening in their lives, they
come out shining. Somehow they rise above it all, and they make
something good happen out of their lives.
Then there is a small, very small percentage, of very rare individuals
who have come from the harshest circumstances in life and yet end
up becoming whole people. They become not only creative and successful
in the worldly sense; but also spiritually mature.
Rob is a Trust Specialist and Vice President of Investments for
a major national brokerage firm. He has three full time assistants
and a broker teammate. Rob and his team oversee more than $200 million
in individual and corporate assets. He is in the top 5% of his firms'
7,000+ consultants. His income and net worth put him in the top
2% of all Americans.
In May of 2002, Rob was recognized by the leading magazine of his
industry as being one of America's top ten Financial Consultants.
Married since 1980, he and his wife, Susan, have raised 2 neat
teenagers: Alicia, 18 and Luke, 15 who call him one of their best
Rob has been active in Christian Business Men's Committee since
1985 and serves as Metro Leader for a four-county area. He is also
active in church and in his children's lives. He says his favorite
sports are his kids, weight lifting, basketball, white water rafting,
He is hoping to finish writing his first book this year. With a
heart for the forgotten and unloved children of the world, Rob Mitchell
is what Paul Harvey would definitely call ". the rest of the story."