|Robert A. Rucker|
Bob Rucker founded The Tile Shop in 1985. Mr. Rucker has served as a member of our Board since June 2012. He has had two stints as our Chief Executive Officer and President while we have been a public reporting company. The first was from our IPO in June 2012 until December 2014. He then was interim Chief Executive Officer from October 27, 2017 until January 1, 2019. Previously, Mr. Rucker served as The Tile Shop’s Chief Executive Officer and President and as a member of its board of managers from 1985 until June 2012. Mr. Rucker holds a B.E.S. in Psychology and History from the University of Minnesota.