Robert Hicks, MBA

Professional Practitioner

Robert, a native of New Orleans, has over 10 years of professional experience in the gaming/lodging industry.  He is currently the Controller at Ameristar Casino-Hotel in Vicksburg, MS. Prior to working for Ameristar, Robert held positions in Finance for Las Vegas Sands at the Venetian/Palazzo in Las Vegas, NV, and Accounting/Finance and operational roles for Marriott International in New Orleans, LA.

Robert holds a Masters of Business Administration with a Finance concentration from the University of New Orleans and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology/Criminology from the University of Oklahoma.

Robert lives in Vicksburg, MS with his wife and son.