Robin has a BA in elementary education and psychology from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. She is further certified to teach Middle School Science. She has 15 years of public education experience in a variety of grade levels. She has taught high school art, elementary grade levels, as well as science and social studies at the middle school level. Her experience extends to over 18 years of developing and managing tutoring programs in reading, writing, ESL, and art. She speaks Spanish and her personal interests include gardening, hiking, native foraging & wild foods preparation, photography, painting, sketching & journaling, volunteering with Habitat for Humanity and teaching English as a second language.