Robert, a native of Franklin County, Pennsylvania, was raised in a family that owned a small engine repair business. Growing up, he learned the importance of hard work and the value of community involvement. After completing his studies in political science and history at Penn State Mont Alto, Robert decided to pursue his passion for public service.
In 2005, he graduated from Penn State University, and later obtained a master’s degree in business and public administration in 2009. Equipped with a strong educational background, Robert was determined to create positive change in his local community, particularly for the sake of his own children.
Recognizing the pressing issues that were overlooked in his district, such as racial discrimination in schools and the inadequate access to broadband internet in rural areas, Robert took matters into his own hands. In pursuit of his goal to address these concerns, he successfully won a seat on Millheim Borough Council.
Since assuming his position, Robert has been a passionate advocate for the community, championing important causes such as supporting pro-LGBTQ+ legislation, combatting corruption through his anti-corruption resolution, and paving the way for affordable high-speed internet access for his constituents.
Furthermore, Robert is dedicated to revitalizing small businesses and fostering job growth, with the ultimate aim of lifting the local economy. He firmly believes that by addressing these pressing issues and fostering an environment that supports economic development, his community can thrive.
With his unwavering commitment to public service and his desire to make a difference, Robert continues to work tirelessly to improve the lives of those living in his district. He embodies the principles of hard work, dedication, and community involvement, and his efforts are truly making a positive impact on his community.