Rob graduated from Purdue University in 1969 with a BS and MS in Aerospace Engineering. Upon graduation he went to work for Cessna Aircraft in Wichita KS. He worked for Cessna for 43 years culminating his career as a senior engineering manager. He worked on design teams developing Cessna’s line of business jets. He retired in January of 2012 and resides in Wichita KS. His hobbies include woodworking, cooking and photography. He has three grown children and is the proud grandfather of 5 and great grandfather of 3. He enjoys volunteering and loves to help others.