Rob is the author and principal research analyst for IRMI's reference service Personal Risk Management and Insurance. He earned a BA degree, cum laude, in economics and MLA degree, both from SMU in Dallas. He is a CPCU and holds several other insurance and risk management designations. He is an active member of the CPCU Society. He serves as an adjunct professor at SMU where he teaches risk management and insurance classes. He just completed a term as president of Dallas Philosopher's Forum.
Rob is actively involved in the Dallas community, for example, teaching life skills classes to teenage inmates at the Dallas County jail