Robert began coaching in 2005 while diving at Delta. He coached locally at St. Mary's High School, in Stockton, CA, for two seasons before heading to Kentucky to continue his diving career. Since returning, he has coached both the SJ Delta College, St. Mary's and Delta Valley Diving teams. He has been very successful during his coaching career, recently being named back-to-back men's Coach of the Year for California Community Colleges. He has sent over 15 divers to the California Community College State Championships, including a 3x state champion and multiple top 4 finishes. He has also coached multiple divers to USA Diving and AAU national championships, multiple High School Section Champions and State qualifiers. Additionally, he has helped divers continue the sport after Club and College, having divers receive multiple scholarships across the US including University of Arizona, San Jose State University, Cal Baptist, Eastern Michigan University, University of Massachusetts, University of Denver, and more.