Raised in Paoli, Pennsylvania, Robert started dancing at the age of twelve with Betsy Daily. He was a member of the company and won many competitions and scholarships during his study. Robert continued his training at Point Park College in Pittsburgh, PA, where he also had the opportunity to do the works of David Parsons, Daniel Ezralow, Robert Battle, and others. He continued his education in a more professional way with Hubbard Street 2 in January of 2002. Robert joined Le Ballet Jazz de Montreal in 2003 and continues to perform throughout the world. Robert is currently performing in Cirque du Soleil in Las Vegas, Nevada.