Rob is the Capital Regional Director for the Southern Gulf Islands Electoral Area. Born and raised in northern Ontario, Rob holds a BA from Mount Allison University, and an MBA from the University of Phoenix, and an Institute of Corporate Directors Designation (ICD.D) from the Institute of Corporate Directors.

    Rob has led an entrepreneurial career. Twenty years ago, he founded Western Protection Alliance Inc. (Western); a company that specializes in assisting organizations prepare for and operate during emergency and crisis situations.

    In 2009, Rob negotiated the acquisition of the communications division of Canada’s third largest mining company. He continues to lead Western in its pursuit of best in class safety, security and communications for the mining and oil + gas sectors in Canada.

    Rob has sat on a number of for-profit and not-for-profit Boards in his business career.