Rob Braman has an environmental engineering technology and industrial engineering technology degree from the University of Dayton where he graduated in 1993. He has extensive experience in the environmental consulting field, especially with the U.S. Army and Air Force conducting compliance audits and pollution prevention surveys. He later attended National-Louis University in Chicago to pursue a teaching certification. He taught a combination of chemistry, physics and physical science for seven years in Bartlett, Illinois, before joining SJNMA in the summer of 2015. He looks forward to bringing his engineering and environmental consulting work experience into the classroom to interest cadets in science and their future careers.