Bob received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Lafayette College and Master of Social Work degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He joined PERSOMA P.C. in 1993. Bob has worked for many years with children, adolescents and adults in private practice, community mental health, residential treatment and hospital settings. Bob is the recipient of the 2005 Lifetime achievement Award presented by The Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers and the 2010 Distinguished Alumni Award presented by the Graduate School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh.