Robert has dedicated his life to children and education and believes through education all things are possible. He currently serves on the Finance Committee of the Minority Bar Foundation and is a former nine-year member of the Trocaire College Board where he served as the Finance Committee Chair for six years. In the private sector, Robert has been the Assistant Superintendent of School Business and Finance for the Grand Island Central School District for three years. Before Grand Island, he was the Director of Finance for the Sweet Home Central School District for seven years and spent five years with the Buffalo Public Schools. Robert has a Bachelor’s Degree from St. Bonaventure University, and in 2006, he was voted to their Wall of Honor. He has three Master’s Degrees from Canisius College.