Rob is an Associate Professor at Butler University and teaches Set and Lighting Design in the Department of Theatre. Rob also works as a freelance designer. He has designed for many theatre companies including: Indiana Repertory Theatre (Indianapolis, IN), The Lilly Theatre at the Indianapolis Children's Museum, The Phoenix Theatre (Indianapolis, IN), Walnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, PA), The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis (St. Louis, MO), The Cleveland Playhouse (Cleveland, OH), The Gulfshore Playhouse (Naples FL), The Weston Playhouse of Vermont (Weston,VT), Geva Theatre Center (Rochester, NY), the Contemporary American Theatre of Columbus Ohio (Columbus, OH), and the American Players Theatre (Spring Green,WI). Rob is a two-time recipient of the Creative Renewal Fellowship from the Arts Council of Indianapolis and the Indy Professional Theatre MVP award from the Indianapolis Foundation.
Future projects include designing Murder on the Orient Express for Indiana Repertory Theatre and Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Niceties for the Gulfshore Playhouse, and Slow Food for Geva Theatre.