Bob Kociolek - Newsroom Author Details

Bob Kociolek - Photo Bob Kociolek has worked in association management for 15 years for a variety of nonprofits including the National PTA. He also has a background in freelance journalism. Bob has a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Dayton and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Illinois in Chicago. He lives in Chicago with his partner, Dede, and two dogs, Dash and Mazie. For fun he sails and gardens.

Articles authored

NY ASHI Members Use Legislative Action Center to Defeat Well Water Testing Bill, October 2008

New Hampshire the Latest State to Regulate Home Inspectors, September 2008

State Sessions Wind to a Close, But Don't Let Your Guard Down, August 2008

A Busy Legislative Year, and It's Not Over, July 2008

Leadership Training Conference (LTC) 2008 in New Orleans, July 2008

ASHI Attends ARELLO Midyear Meeting Home Inspector Track, June 2008

State of Washington Regulates Inspectors, Plus an Update from New York State, May 2008

ASHI's Legislative Committee is on the Job for You, April 2008

Getting Started in 2008, February 2008

New Year’s Resolution: Pay Attention to Legislative Activity, January 2008

Stay Vigilant!, December 2007

New Faces Dominate at 2007 Leadership Training Conference, December 2007

Only Seven States Still in Session, November 2007

Florida to Require Home Inspector Licensing, August 2007

State Sessions Wind Down, Time to Plan for Next Year, July 2007

ASHI Attends ARELLO Midyear Meeting, June 2007

State Sessions Wind to a Close, but Don't Let Your Guard Down, May 2007

Arm Yourself or Harm Yourself–How to Track Legislation in Your State, April 2007

Getting Started in 2007, February 2007

'Tis the Season for Legislative Activity—Are You Ready?, January 2007

Only Seven States Still in Session..., November 2006

ASHI at National Conference of State Legislature, October 2006

Revised Position Statement on Regulation of Home Inspectors Unveiled, September 2006

ASHI Exhibits at NCSL, August 2006

Chapter Leadership Days 2006, August 2006

New Certification Law in West Virginia, July 2006

Regulators Participate in Mock Inspection at ARELLO Meeting, June 2006

State Sessions Wind to a Close, But Don't Let Your Guard Down, May 2006

ASHI Legislative Tools, February 2006

Proposed Ohio Legislation, December 2005

State Legislators Receive Revised ASHI Position Statement, October 2005

Revised Position Statement Unveiled, September 2005

ASHI Membership in Florida Hits a Home Run, August 2005

Members Make Their Voices Heard Through Legislative Action Center, July 2005

Ethics Takes Center Stage at ARELLO Meeting, June 2005

State Lobbying ASHI-Style, May 2005

New Bills and Updates on Key Bills, April 2005

Here We Go Again!, March 2005

Calling 2005 to Order, February 2005

ASHI Attends ARELLO Conference, November 2004

ASHI Attends State Legislatures Conference, September 2004

Chapter Leadership Day Expanded to 1 1/2 Days, September 2004

Position Statement Revised, July 2004

Updates on Key Bills Making Their Way Through Sessions, June 2004

Updates on Key Bills, May 2004

Updates on Key Bills, April 2004

Updates on Key Bills, March 2004

Be Prepared for Unpredictable Year, February 2004

Legislative Sessions Wrapping Up, November 2003

Get Ready for ASHI Brand-Focused Chapter Leadership Day, October 2003

ASHI exhibits at the 2003 National Conference of State Legislatures, September 2003

Revised Position Statement Raises the Bar, August 2003

Position Statement Revised; States Re-Graded, July 2003

Save the Date for Chapter Leadership Day 2003, July 2003

Legislation Update, June 2003

New and Carried Over Legislation, May 2003

New and Carried Over Legislation, April 2003

State by State Update, March 2003

Getting Started in 2003, February 2003

Entire Membership Receives New Position Statement, December 2002

ASHI Attends ARELLO Annual Conference, November 2002

Legislative Action Center Debuts, October 2002

ASHI Attends National Conference of State Legislatures, September 2002

ASHI Goes to Denver With Position Statement as Alabama Adopts Standards of Practice, August 2002

Developments in New and Carried Over Bills, July 2002

ASHI Board of Directors Enhances Position on Regulation of Home Inspectors, June 2002

Legislative Committee Responds to Requests for Assistance, May 2002

Number of States with Home Inspection Legislative Activity on the Rise, April 2002

Home Inspector Legislation Sweeping Nation, March 2002

Expect Legislative Activity in Your State This Year, February 2002

ASHI Gains Ear of Deputy Attorneys General, January 2002

Monitor Current Activities; Prepare for January Push, November 2001

News From the Front and Behind the Lines, October 2001

We're Here to Help, September 2001