Robert has a 20-year career as a transformational leader helping organizations and individuals increase success at the intersection of technology, healthcare, academics, and business. He has worked for UGA, Miami University, Armstrong State University, and the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).
He has an MS in leadership & organizational change, an MBA (healthcare administration), and is working on a healthcare administration doctorate.
His research interests are around improving clinical outcomes and cost reductions around diabetes/obesity through behavioral ecnomics, technology, and social support structures.
He is UAB’s Associate VP/deputy CIO and is adjunct faculty at the Collat School of Business.
His personal mission in life is to create a healthy environment where others can reach their full potential to excel at life & contribute positively to humanity.