Until his retirement in 2005, Robert “Bob” H. McKinney was the chairman of First Indiana Corporation, the parent company of First Indiana Bank. He was also a founding partner of Bose McKinney & Evans LLP, one of the largest law firms in Indianapolis.
During the Carter Administration, McKinney served as chairman of the Federal Home Loan Bank Board, the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, the Federal Savings & Loan Insurance Corporation, and the Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation.
McKinney is currently a trustee of the Hudson Institute, as well as several prominent foundations, including the Indiana University Foundation and the Sierra Club Foundation. He was a trustee of Indiana University, serving as president of the board from 1993-94. He is a member of the IUPUI Board of Advisors and has served as its chairman.
McKinney is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy, the Naval Justice School, and the Indiana University School of Law.