Bob Kaslander Jr.
Robert A. Kaslander Jr.—“Bob Jr.”—grew up in Verona, NJ, and spent many of his youthful summers working with his father at Kaslander Lumber in Newark, NJ.
After graduating from Verona High School, Bob Jr. went on to spend four years playing football at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA. He began his official career in the lumber industry post-graduation, working for a lumberyard in Anchorage, AK and a plywood company in southern California. He returned to New Jersey in 1986 to work at Kaslander Lumber, and three years later, he and his father purchased Excelsior Lumber in Butler, NJ.
Throughout his personal and professional career, Bob Jr. has been a member of several local clubs and organizations including NJ Lumberman’s Association and NADRA. He is a former member of the Butler rotary and has served on the board of directors for NJ Reserve Supply. Bob Jr. also coached youth basketball for 14 seasons and is an active member of his church. Bob Jr. resides in Verona, NJ with his wife of 28 years, Amy. They have four children.