Robert studied at Rutgers’ Cook College and founded R&S Landscaping as a one-man mowing service in 1984. He is a Certified Landscape Professional and New Jersey Certified Irrigation Contractor, and is a member of the New Jersey Landscape Contractors Association and PLANET, the Professional Landcare Network. He has served as a board member for GreenFaith, New Jersey’s interfaith coalition for the environment, and Bergen Save The Watershed Action Network (SWAN).