Bob Costello

Robert K. Costello

Bob Costello is Managing Director of BBW Capital Advisors (a firm that specializes in community bank investment portfolio management). He served previously as National Field Director of Americans for Limited Government, and president and CFO of the Sam Adams Alliance. In 1994, Costello founded Americans for Limited Terms (ALT) and was its first President. Prior to working in political activism, Costello worked in the investment business, in leadership at ABN AMRO Securities, FTN Financial Capital Markets, and Robert W. Baird and Company in Chicago. Costello has worked at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C., and with the Libertarian Party. From 2002-2004, he served as the President of Social Security Choice, a group dedicated to Social Security reform. Costello has served on the boards of the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty, the Chairvalle Montessori School, the St. Athanasius Parish Council and School, Americans for Limited Government, and the Evanston Police Pension Board. He serves currently on the board of U.S. Term Limits, and the Illinois Opportunity Project. Bob and his wife Sue have been married for over 37 years with three grown children: Cary who lives in Montana, Devin and Sarah in Chicago. Sarah is partners with her mother in their own company, Sue’s Organizing Solutions.