Robert accepted Jesus Christ as Savior at eight years of age and dedicated his life to Christian service at age 16. He graduated from Hampton High School with the Class of 1974. Robert earned a Bachelor's degree in Theology from Piedmont Bible College (1979) and a Master of Divinity degree from Denver Baptist Theological Seminary (1984).
Robert's wife, Nancy, teaches second grade at DBCS. They have a son who graduated from DBCS and Cedarville University and a daughter who graduated from DBCS and Liberty University.
Robert began teaching high school classes at DBCS in August of 1985. He assumed the job of assistant principal in August of 1989 while still teaching half of the day. Robert was asked to be the Middle & High School Principal in August of 1996. He began his current position of Administrator & High School Principal in 2012.