Robert H. Tuttle
Robert Holmes Tuttle (born August 4, 1943) is a former United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom. He held the post from July 2005 to February 2009.
A California native, he was nominated to be Ambassador by U.S. President George W. Bush. He had raised more than $200,000 for the Bush's 2004 re-election campaign and inauguration ceremony.
Tuttle previously worked in the White House during the Reagan administration as an Assistant to the President in 1982, and Director of Presidential Personnel in 1985. Tuttle was also on the Board of Directors of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.
He is a graduate of Stanford University, and earned his MBA degree at the University of Southern California. Tuttle is a partner in an automobile dealership based in Beverly Hills, California. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Pacific Council on International Policy.
He is married to the former Maria Denise Hummer. Both Tuttle and his wife are avid collectors of contemporary art. He has two daughters from a previous marriage.
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