Rob has been interested in genealogy since a young age when his Aunt (who was a librarian) introduced him to the concept. Rob is the founder of DNAGedcom and co-founder of DNAAdoption as well as mitoYDNA. He became interested in DNA as a way to help his wife find her birth family. Even after succeeding in that goal, he has continued to help promote the ability to gather and share information. He has been providing various tools since 2012. Rob with a MS and BS degree in IT.