Robert worked for the Social Security Administration (SSA) for 38 years. He was the SSA's Northern New England Public Affairs Specialist from 1999 until his retirement in 2014. As a Public Affairs Specialist, he was responsible for enhancing the public’s understanding of Social Security programs and was a frequent speaker at public events. He also served as liaison to governmental and non-governmental agencies and organizations.
Robert began his career with SSA in 1975 and served as a Social Insurance Specialist, Operations Analyst, Operations Supervisor and Pubic Affairs Specialist during his 38 year career.