Robert grew up on his family's farm NE of Salem and graduated from Canby High School. In 2016 he moved to Medford, OR with his wife when she accepted a job offer. While in Medford he was involved with several civic boards and commissions, and graduated with a degree in Economics from Oregon State University in 2020.
In 2021 Robert and his wife moved back to Salem and had their first child in October.
Through both his experiences and study he has developed knowledge across the many fields involved in real estate and seeks to use this knowledge to provide a holistic approach to evaluating real estate. He has spent focused time looking into the challenges and opportunities related to infill development for Missing Middle Housing zoning reforms to provide new infill housing opportunities and hopes to be a significant facilitator of these opportunities to promote high quality infill housing.