Rob has been the Director of Career Services at Kaplan University since 2008. Prior to his work at Kaplan Rob worked for 11 years as a career/life skills coach with Maine’s at risk youth population. He was involved with the development and writing of the Project Reach model for Job’s for Maine’s Graduates and managed its 17 sites located throughout Maine.
Since joining Kaplan University Rob has tripled the size of the Career Services Department, serving 1,400 Maine based students. Focusing on student placement services and managing Internship/Externship placement, he finds great satisfaction providing supports which help students reach their career goals.
Rob and his team at Kaplan have worked to develop Kaplan’s Workplace Readiness initiative, a competence based program designed to best prepare students for today’s workforce.