Robert began his auctioneer career in 1980. Robert has conducted many successful auctions in Kansas and Missouri. Robert and his wife, Imo have 3 children and 7 grandchildren. Robert is also very active in the farming community and also volunteers with the Atchison County Fair, 4-H, FFA Farm Bureau and St. Ann's Church. Robert has also been very successful in auctioning Farms and Farm equipment, residential and commercial properties along with personal property. Robert is also involved in Charity Auctions with Duck's Unlimited, Wild Turkey Federation and 4-H Scholarship. Robert "Bob" Chew has become a well-known name in Northeast Kansas when the work "Auction" is mentioned. Robert is also a member of the KAA (Kansas Auctioneer Association), Farm Bureau Member and Knights of Columbus member.