Robert was a 2008 graduate of P.E.A.S.E. Academy. He then went on to earn his Bachelor's Degree from Hamline University in Criminal Justice and Psychology. After graduation, Robert began a career working at a residential treatment center for adolescents suffering from substance abuse and mental health disorders. He continued to support P.E.A.S.E Academy after his graduation by referring clients, volunteering, speaking, and now serving on the board. Robert's service didn't stop there, he joined the United States Army Reserve in 2013 as a Behavioral Health Specialist and recently returned from a 9-month deployment to the Middle East. Robert is currently the Network Operations Center Manager with Atomic Data an IT company based in Minneapolis. Robert's professional experience includes IT management, facilities management, marketing, and business operations.