Robert Keister is Vice President of Sabine Surveyors.  He has over 25 years of experience in the United States Coast Guard and the marine industry in vessel and facility compliance, organizational strategy, budgeting, project management, disaster response management, enforcement of all US and foreign marine safety regulations, Outer Continental Shelf compliance, marine investigations, and other safety and security responsibilities.  Keister earned a Bachelor of Science in Marine Science (1994) from the United States Coast Guard Academy, New London, Connecticut, and a Master’s in Chemistry (2001) from the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut. He is a qualified Coast Guard Marine Inspector (Hull, Machinery, OSV, Small Passenger Vessel, Drydock, & Barge), has ISO 9001/14001 Lead Auditor Training, auditing experience and is an active NAMSGlobal-CMS.