Robert “Bob” Jackman wasn’t present Thursday night at the award ceremony and fundraising dinner for the Municipal Forum of New York to speak to old friends and former colleagues about his affection for the public finance industry — his business.

But after his wife, Barbara Jackman, spoke to the audience of 550 people in attendance, he didn’t need to be. He couldn’t have said it better. With a clear, steady voice, she described how her late husband genuinely loved his family and his career in the business.

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