Rob enters his first season as Assistant General Manager with the London Knights. A Cobourg, Ontario native, Rob played Tier II Junior A hockey for his hometown team the Cobourg Cougars. He has coached at the AAA Minor Midget level for both the Elgin Middlesex Chiefs and the London Junior Knights, winning Alliance Championships with both organizations. He has represented the Alliance at the OHL Cup with the 2010 Elgin Middlesex Chiefs (a team that featured current London Knights Matt and Ryan Rupert) and the 2012 London Jr. Knights. His 2012 London Jr. Knights team went 64-10-4 overall for the year and a impressive 11-0-1 en-route to the Alliance Championship. During his time coaching minor hockey, he has had 25 players from his team selected in the OHL priority draft over the past 4 years. He also spent the 2011-2012 season scouting for the OHL Central Scouting program covering Western Ontario and the Alliance Hockey League.
A graduate of the Police Foundations program at St. Clair College, Rob has worked the last 7 years with Shred It as a Customer Care Executive. He and his family reside in London, Ontario.