Robert Jobe was raised on a small farm in Sperry, Oklahoma and has lived in rural Oklahoma most of his life. Robert taught vocational agriculture in large and small school districts and was a school superintendent for 19 years, retiring in 2013 with a total of 33 years in education. Robert earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Education from Oklahoma State University in 1979, a Master’s of Agriculture from OSU in 1987, and a Doctor of Education from OSU in 1997. He and his wife Patricia have been married for 34 years and have two grown children. William is an attorney in Kansas City, MO. and Matthew is a pharmacist in Tulsa, OK. Robert and Patricia are members of the Remnant Church of Jesus Christ.