Mr. Roberts graduated from Wheaton College in Illinois in 1992 with a degree in political science. Following graduation, he worked for a couple of years and then returned to school, earning a J.D./M.B.A. from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law in Ohio. He was a financial advisor for several years, and then joined the teaching staff at James Irwin Charter Middle School in 2017. Mr. Roberts has always enjoyed middle school aged kids, having been a youth pastor for four years, and was excited about teaching them. He has continued at James Irwin because he loves teaching, the students, and the people he gets to work with every day.