Robert graduated from Saint Louis University with his degree in Finance and a Minor in International Business. Following graduation he went to work in the Aerospace industry and gained 10 years of experience in Financial analysis, Financial Forecasting, Project Management, Sales Support, Contracts and Pricing.
Robert was also heavily involved with Employee Resource Groups (ERG) while working in Aviation. Robert served the Gay and Lesbian organization for over 5 years and held several offices including the President of a local site. While President, Robert sought out opportunities to align all ERGs with a goal of supporting diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
Outside of work Robert enjoys participating in athletic activities and socializing with friends. From a very young age Robert became involved in Springboard diving where he competed on a National level and then at his University. Following university, Robert enjoyed coaching local High School and Club teams. Now, Robert participates in sporting activities throughout the GTA, including Football and Swimming. In addition, Robert loves to spend with his loving family, including his partner and his cat.
Robert is excited for the opportunity to listen to the needs of small business owners and draw on their experiences to become an advocate for Supplier Diversity in Canada.