Rob is an exceptional instructional leader who has worked in the District for more than 15 years. Prior to serving as principal of Edgewood for three years, Rob was principal of Chippewa Middle School for four years, and he led all District professional development as a professional learning specialist for two years. Rob previously spent five years as an instructional strategies facilitator and special education teacher at Irondale High School. Rob holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from University of Minnesota – Duluth, a master’s degree in special education from Augsburg College and an education specialist degree in leadership, policy and administration from University of St. Thomas. He lives in Mendota Heights with his wife Liz and their two daughters.