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Bonner, Robert Cleve

Born: 1942 AD
Currently alive, at 73 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Administrators, Jurist

1942 – Born in Wichita, Kansas on 29th of January. He was a prosecutor, federal judge, Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration and Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.


1966 – Bonner graduated from Georgetown Law School.


1967-1971 – He served in the U.S. Naval Reserve.


1984-1989 – Served as United States Attorney for the Central District of California.


1989-1990 – Judge of the United States District Court for District of California.


1990 – On 11th of May, President Bush nominated him to be Administrator of the DEA.


– He was confirmed by the Senate on 27th of July and sworn in as the DEA’s fifth Administrator on 13th of August.


1993-2001 – Partner in the Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher an international law firm.


2001-2003 – Bcame the Commissioner of the United States Customs Service.


2003-2005 – Served as 1st commissioner of US Customs and Border Protection.


2005 – Announced his resignation from Commissioner of the United States Customs Service on 28th of September.


– Retired on 25th of November.