Robin was born and raised in the heartland of agriculture that defines the landscape of Northern California. She has worked in the agriculture field seasonally over the course of 20-years. Her experience includes a plant nursery, tomato fields, and a tomato cannery. She was active with the Future Farmers of America as a high school student and participated in state-level contests that focused on public speaking, debate, and leadership with the area of agriculture.
As a writer,she has produced work relating to pesticides, gardening, and rural living.