Robert grew up on a farm in Corvallis, OR where he adopted a vegan lifestyle in 1995 at age 15. Today he is the best-selling author of the books, Vegan Bodybuilding & Fitness and Shred It!. His latest book, co-authored by Vanessa Espinoza, Plant-Based Muscle was released in August as a full color eBook.
Robert is the founder and president of Vegan Bodybuilding & Fitness. He writes books, gives lectures around the world, and maintains the popular website, VeganBodybuilding.com. He is a regular contributor to Vegan Health & Fitness Magazine, Forks Over Knives, and is a multi-sport athlete, entrepreneur, and has followed a plant-based diet for more than 20 years.