Robert began training at Mountainside Martial Arts Center in 2003. In 2009, he earned his 1st degree black belt. Through karate, Robert learned more than self-defense. He was taught discipline, determination, and spirit that he still carries with him.
Robert graduated from University of Arizona with a B.S. in Molecular and Cellular Biology, B.S. in Psychology and minors in Biochemistry in 2014. He currently resides in downtown Phoenix pursuing his MD at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix.