Member of Parliament
Rob earned a degree in Business Administration at the University of New Brunswick (Saint John), going on to obtain a law degree from the University of New Brunswick (Fredericton). After being called to the bar, he worked on Parliament Hill as Justice Policy Advisor to the Leader of the Opposition.
He was elected to the House of Commons in 2004. He has served as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice, helping strengthen Canada’s justice system through key legislation like the Tackling Violent Crime Act. He is now Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism).
He is also an avid hockey player
Rob and his wife, Melinda, live in Quispamsis, NB with their three children.