Robert R. Hardy is a member of the Hospital District Board. He has served on the board since 1975. Mr. Hardy is a lifetime resident of Walker County and a rancher. He is retired from Chevron/Texaco where he was a supervisor and a senior staff accountant. He has served on the New Waverly City Council, the New Waverly School Board, and has served on the boards of Methodist Retirement Communities and the Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Hardy has also been a vice-president for the Walker County Fair Association and Huntsville Memorial Housing. He is a graduate of New Waverly High School and Sam Houston State University where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration. He served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1965. He is a trustee and deacon at First Baptist Church in Huntsville. He has been married for over 50 years to his wife, Ollie and they have three children and four grandchildren.