Hometown: East Greenbush, NY
Education: B.A. International Studies, Minors in Mathematics and Arabic, Dickinson College
Placement: Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School
Robert is from upstate New York. His first teaching experience was as a lifeguard at a summer camp, where he taught Cub Scouts to swim. Later, he moved on to teach sailing and eventually became the Aquatics Director. At Dickinson College, Robert pursued International Studies with a focus on the Middle East and spent a year abroad in Jordan. He also minored in math and Arabic, both of which he tutored. Robert is looking forward to living and working in New York City and joining the Blue Engine family. He’s honored to be a part of a talented and passionate team dedicated to improving opportunities for New York’s youth.