Robert Lockett

Team Leader – National Housing Stability

Rocket Community Fund

Rob Lockett is a servant leader, with demonstrated experience

accelerating organizational growth, and delivering next level impact

for multiple stakeholders. He has an established track record of

success; leading initiatives for significantly growing enterprise value

through strategic problem solving, team member development, and

operational excellence.

Currently, Rob serves as the Team Leader, National Housing Stability

for Rocket Community Fund (RCF), the philanthropic organization of

Rocket Companies (NYSE: RKT). At RCF, Rob is responsible for all

functions of philanthropic investment, market expansion and

stakeholder engagement in key markets nationally. He and his team

are dedicated to executing the mission of RCF; simplifying complex and inequitable systems to

ensure everyone has access to stable and healthy housing. RCF invest across a diverse portfolio

of several issue areas: including Homelessness, Displacement Prevention, Bridging the Digital

Divide, and building Generational Wealth through Homeownership, particularly in communities

of color.

“Leaders look for opportunities to serve others”, a statement central to Rob personal mission

of building better communities. His involvement and advocacy with Civic Engagement, Social

Justice, and Economic Mobility related issues shape his personal journey. Rob is a frequent

speaker and consultant to groups providing ‘whole health’ solutions to the Black community.

Equitable access to opportunity, particularly access to capital is a very important item for Rob.

He is a graduate of the Venture Scout Program with Hawke Ventures, through its Equitable VC

Professionals Initiative. He is a mentor and advisor to early-stage start up founders and

operations professionals.

Rob is an active civic and non-profit leader and board member, currently serving the Founder’s

Junior Council Board of the Detroit Institute of Arts, Local Initiative Support Corporation (LISC)

Detroit, Michigan Political Leadership Program, 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit, Wayne

County CASA, and the SASHA Center. Rob enjoys learning and has developed a passion for

giving back through education, with classroom instruction experience at the collegiate level,

most recently at Atlanta Metropolitan State College, Emory University, and several other guest

lecture features.

A native of Atlanta, GA, Rob received his BS in Public Policy from the Andrew Young

School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University and holds an MBA from

Goizueta Business School at Emory University.