Rob was appointed president and publisher of the Marin Independent Journal in 2015. He has worked in media for 23 years, most recently as editor and publisher of a Silicon Valley media group under the same Bay Area News Group brand affiliated with the Marin IJ. He has led digital and legacy media operations in roles such as publisher, editor, social media editor, director of circulation and advertising director. He is a former Business Person of the Year winner and Citizen of the Year finalist in the South Bay.
Rob is a graduate of Santa Clara University, earning a degree in communication with an emphasis in journalism. He is a member of the Rotary Club of San Rafael, serves on the Marin County Office of Education School to Career board, and is a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
Rob is a lifelong Bay Area resident. He is married with two sons.