Robin is a graduate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha where she majored in Education, English and Music. She comes to the Nebraska Arts Council from Omaha Performing Arts, where she led Patron Services, supervised the call center and managed the box office for both the Holland Performing Arts Center and the Orpheum Theater.
Robin and her husband, Shane, live in Ralston with their sons Jackson and Keegan. She previously served as the Vocal Music Librarian at University of Nebraska at Omaha and Press Agent for Nebraska Choral Arts Society. She is a board member of the Bellevue Choral Society where she directs the Children’s Choir and also directs the Chancel Choir of Augustana Lutheran Church in Omaha.
In her spare time she manages the “From Ryder, With Love” project, which is a charitable effort by the Richards family that donates toys to the Omaha Children’s Hospital in honor of her nephew, Ryder Richards who lost his life to cancer at the age of three.