Bob joined the Benson/Quinlan Insurance Agency in 1974 as a sales representative. His main focus with the Agency today is Commercial Lines Insurance. He received a B.S. in Finance cum laude from Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland in 1974. He then received a J.D. degree from the University of Bridgeport Law School (now Quinnipiac) magna cum laude in 1983 and was admitted to the Connecticut Bar the same year. While in Law School he received the American Jurisprudence award in Insurance Law. Bob has been active in the local community serving on the Board of Directors of the United Way, Kiwanis Club, Westport Little Leage, Fairfield Soccer Association as well as coaching youth basketball and soccer for over fifteen years. He resides in Fairfield with his wife Carol.