Robert A. Weygand is currently the vice president of College Unbound, Rhode Island’s newest fully accredited college. He previously served as vice president and chief financial officer at University of Rhode Island and was on the faculty in the Department of Political Science. Prior to URI, Weygand was the President and CEO of the New England Board of Higher Education in Boston. He is a former United States congressman, was Rhode Island’s 65th lieutenant governor and is a former state representative. He has served on many non-profit boards and commissions and is a recipient of numerous public service awards.