(ext. 272) Percussion instructor/coach, is currently on the faculty at the Flint School of Performing Arts. His primary duties include teaching private and group percussion classes, and serving as percussion coach for the large instrumental ensembles and the FSPA Honors Percussion Quartet. Rob holds B.M. and M.M. degress in Music Performance from Western Michigan University and Cleveland State University, repsectively, and also a Post-Graduate Certificate with an emphasis in World Music from Oakland University. Rob currently serves as Principal Timpanist with the Midland Symphony Orchestra, and appears regularly with the Flint, Saginaw Bay, and South Bend Symphony Orchestras.