About.robottom

We are the brainchild of Doctor Kya R. Robottom with the help of her extended family. Dedicated to the education of five through seventeen year olds, the intention of The Foundation is to expose and educate this age group to fitness, health, nutrition, and wellness. The desired outcome is to predictably give the children options for better and optimal health and wellness in adulthood.

Board of Directors

Kya R. Robottom, MD

Founder and Board Chair

Doctor Kya R. Robottom is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. She attended St. Mary’s Dominican High School, Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia, and received her medical degree from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee.   She completed an Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency at the University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois where she lived and practiced for many years.  She returned home to New Orleans in 2014 and has since developed her passions as an advocate for health and wellness.  When she is not at work with The Robottom Foundation or Ideal Health New Orleans, you can find her running on St. Charles Avenue.

Constance

Board Vice Chair

Constance Rousseve-Ross is a native of Reserve, Louisiana.  She attended High School.  She is currently employed at UP Professional Solutions as a Human Resources Administrator.  Her favorite past times are reading, movies, dining out at New Orleans restaurants, and an avid love of travel.

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Board Secretary

Hubert J Robottom, III is a native of Hahnville, Louisiana.  He attended Hahnville High School, after which he enlisted in the U.S. Army from where he is a veteran of the Persian Gulf War.  While enlisted Hubert attended the U.S. Army Practical Nurse Program from where he received licensure.  After completion of his military service he attended Delgado-Charity School of Nursing and obtained his RN Licensure.  He is currently employed as a travel RN working for the Ochsner Health System. He has been a licensed healthcare professional for 32 years and continues to have a passion for the work he does and the care of his patients.  His favorite past times are reading, movies, dining out at New Orleans restaurants, and an avid love of travel.