Robert volunteers much of his free time working with non-profit organizations. He is an accomplished mono skier and outdoorsman. He is a board member of the Adaptive Sports Center of Crested Butte Colorado which enables winter and summer outdoor adventure activities for all persons with adaptive needs.
He is the former Vice Chairman of the board of the U.S. Handcycling Federation, the governing body of competitive hand cycle racing and U.S. Paralympics. He is also a board member of the Sun Down Sun Up Foundation, a non-profit organization devoted to the social and medical concerns of persons with Downs Syndrome. In San Antonio, Robert is a proud board member of the local chapter of the NSCIA (National Spinal Cord Injury Association) and also Rolling Inspiration which provides ongoing mental health counseling to San Antonions.