Robert “Bob” Garlow
SNVMC Advisory Committee Representative
Bob Garlow was born and raised in Glendale, California. He and his family have made Boulder City their home since 1983. Mr. Garlow obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering from California State Polytechnic University and his Master of Science in Engineering Facilities from the Air Force Institute of Technology at Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio. He is a retired US Air Force Major with twenty years of service and is a decorated veteran of the Vietnam War. He also served in Thailand, Japan, Germany and Spain.
Mr. Garlow is chairman of the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery Advisory Committee as well as the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery Volunteer Group. He also chairs the Nevada Veterans Assistance League. Mr. Garlow is a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Military Order of the Cootie, Vietnam Veterans of America—Chapter 17 and the Scottish American Military Society. He volunteers with the VA Volunteer Services and the Nevada State Veterans Home. He and his wife, Susan, have a daughter, Cynthia, and two grandchildren, Clint and Joy.
Mr. Garlow was appointed to the Nevada Veterans Services Commission as a representative of the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery Advisory Committee. His goals while serving on the commission are, “…to ensure all state veterans receive their entitled benefits on a timely basis and the honor and respect they are due….”