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Robert Reid

Robert (Vic) Reid is the Assistant Director of ESL Research and Business Services and Director of the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP). His responsibilities include management and oversight of all research-related activities and the business services for the lab. In addition, he is responsible for budgeting for the lab and managing and budgeting for the TERP section within the lab.

Vic’s outstanding leadership has been demonstrated through the numerous positions held in the Bryan/College Station community and his twenty-seven years of service with the United States Air Force. After retiring from the Air Force in 1997 as the rank of Colonel, Vic served for eleven years at Blinn College, Bryan Campus where he directed the Tech Prep and School-to-Careers Partnership program before becoming the Assistant Dean of the Technical and Workforce Development Division. Vic Reid has also served as president of the Friends of the Sterling C. Evans Library at Texas A&M University, president of the Rotary Club of College Station, Vice President for development of the Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce Executive Board, and president of the Brazos Valley Chapter of the American Society of Training and Development (BVASTD). He is currently an Aggie Mentor for students at Texas A&M University.

While at the Energy Systems Lab, Vic has helped the lab achieve its highest goals in research awards for the past three years. In addition, he has improved the proposal-to-project and budgeting processes, and significantly improved communications between the lab and TEES Headquarters.

His educational background includes a B.S. in Architectural Construction from Texas A&M University and a M.S. in Systems Management from the University of Southern California.