Robert brings over thirty years of experience as a teacher and administrator to the Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette consulting team. Widely recognized in Halifax as an educational leader, he is passionate about helping young people achieve their dreams and has successfully guided hundreds of students and parents through their secondary school years and beyond.
Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education, and Master of Education (Educational Psychology) from Dalhousie University and a Master of Business Administration from Saint Mary’s University. As well he is a Certified Change Management Practitioner (CMP), through Prosci Canada.
He has served as Dean of Students, Head of the High School and Deputy Headmaster at the Halifax Grammar School; as well as the founding Principal of Fountain Academy and Deputy Head of School at the Sacred Heart School of Halifax. He has extensive experience with both the International Baccalaureate (IB) program and with the Advanced Placement (AP) Program.