Robert Taggart

Robert Taggart

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Robert  Taggart

Robert C. Taggart, ba '51, was born on April 22, 1926. He is married to Jeanne W. Taggart, ba '48, and they reside in Topeka. During their time at Washburn, both were involved in the Greek community. Robert was a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity, and Jeanne was a member of the Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. Both completed their bachelor's degrees in sociology. He was also a member of Sagamore men's honor society and was a member of both the tennis and basketball teams. Robert began appraising real estate in the early 1950s, while acting as a mortgage representative. He organized Taggart & Associates, Inc., in 1969. The business specializes in real estate appraisals and consultations. Robert is qualified as an expert witness in real estate valuation before state and federal District Courts and has completed several city, county and state projects for acquisition, right of way and temporary easements. The couple has two children, Robin and Joseph.