Rob Ripley, a native of South Paris, Maine, is a 6th grade STEM Teacher, as well as Lead Teacher for his building. He attended the University of Maine at Farmington, where he received his B.S. in Elementary Education-Science. He will be starting his Masters Program in Education Leadership this fall. When Rob is not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, his goats, kayaking, hiking, snowmobiling, ATVing, reading, playing video games, and cooking. Rob was a Maine delegate to the National Youth Science Camp in 2006 and has been on Staph since 2008; he has been the Caving Coordinator, Adventure Coordinator, Logistics Coordinator and has been the Assistant Director-Logistics since 2013. This is his 9th year on staph.