Director, Waste & Recycling
Robert is the Director for LAANE’s Waste & Recycling campaigns. Before arriving at LAANE, Robert was involved in several efforts in the Southern California region, including passing San Diego’s minimum wage and earned sick days policy, strengthening the City of San Diego’s Living Wage ordinance, passing a Sunshine Ordinance in the City of Santa Ana, and other organizing initiatives in Anaheim. Robert also co-led a state-wide c(3) voter mobilization effort with Michigan Voice, where he worked with nonprofit organizations to develop and implement field plans targeted at low-turnout, communities of color. Robert possesses both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Michigan State University and UC Irvine.