October 4, 2008
Robert D. Burris joined Burris Logistics in 1966 and was appointed president of the company in 1980.
Burris Logistics is a family-owned refrigerated food logistics company with approximately 1,400 employees operating seventeen distribution centers and a fleet of refrigerated transportation equipment throughout the eastern United States.
Robert currently serves on the governing boards of Bayhealth Hospitals, Liberty Mutual Insurance Co., Delmarva Christian High School, and the Delaware Family Foundation. Robert has also served on governing boards of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, and Delmarva Power, Inc.
Robert and his wife, Susan, have three children and seven grandchildren.