Rob was born and raised in Bloomington, Indiana. He created, wrote and drew the internationally syndicated comic strip Big Top, and currently writes and draws the strip Adam@Home, appearing in over 140 papers. For his most recent project, Rob wrote and drew the graphic novel Monster on the Hill, published by Top Shelf Productions. He is also a respected fine artist whose figurative oil paintings have shown in solo shows around the country. Finally, his illustration and cartooning clients include MAD Magazine, Simon & Schuster, Time, Inc. American Greetings and Volkswagen. Rob lives in Austin, Texas with his wife Amber and their two dogs.