Robert P. “Bob” Rogers, Jr. is an internet marketing consultant with
Chesapeake Digital Solutions, LLC. He helps small businesses generate leads,
increase visibility and develop their brand in the government market space.
He teaches the Boots to Business program to military personnel transitioning
from the service through the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) grant to the
Community Business Partnership. Previously, Mr. Rogers was the President of
Chesapeake Government Health Services, a healthcare staffing company
headquartered in Vienna, VA. His company employed 200 healthcare
workers across CONUS and OCONUS military hospitals and clinics. During
his 30-year tenure as President, INC Magazine recognized Chesapeake
as one of its 500 fastest growing companies in America. Similarly, Virginia
Business Magazine recognized Chesapeake as one of its 50 fastest growing
Mr. Rogers has been active in the Northern Virginia community for 40 years.
He has served on the Board of the Northern Virginia Community College for
10 years, including two years as Chair. He has also served as Chairman of
the Northern Virginia Workforce Investment Board; the Board of Directors of
the Fairfax Chamber of Commerce; and two terms on the Board of Directors
of Leadership Fairfax. He is a founding member of the Community Business
Partnership (CBP) which houses a Small Business Development Center
(SBDC), Women’s Business Center (WBC) and the Veterans Business Outreach
Center (VBOC). He is currently serving as Chairman Emeritus.
Mr. Rogers is a graduate of the US Air Force Academy and has a Master’s in
Business Administration from the Olin School of Business, Washington University
in St. Louis, MO. Mr. Rogers is also a graduate of the Harvard Business School’s
Owner President Management.
Mr. Rogers is married to Laurie Davis and has three children and five
grandchildren. He lives in McLean, VA.